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Bronze-winged Jacana

Metopidius indicus


Bronzy brown wings, Blue-green dark neck and bright white eyebrows are unmistakable.


Floating aquatic vegetation like lotus, lily, water hyacinth, water lettuce, sedge on freshwater lakes, swamps, tanks, ponds, etc., in low elevation, especially in plains and in plateau country. Also occurs in denser vegetation, wet grasslands, and overgrown paddy-fields.

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Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Spotted on Dec 20, 2020
Submitted on Dec 31, 2020

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