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Chestnut Munia

Lonchura malacca

Description:

often seen feeding in fruits of rice and grasses. also observed to make nests that appear like ball of dried leaves in palms (in our place)

Habitat:

grassland and paddies of ricefield


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Palawan, Philippines

Lat: 9.27, Long: 118.41

Spotted on Nov 16, 2011
Submitted on Nov 16, 2011

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