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Bar-tailed treecreeper

Certhia himalayana

Description:

The bar-tailed treecreeper has a flecked or striped feather pattern, usually in black, brown, white and red hues. This coloration allows the treecreeper to blend in with its forest surroundings quite well.

Habitat:

It is found primarily in the northern parts of the Indian subcontinent, particularly in the Himalayas, as well as in adjoining regions.

Notes:

The population is suspected to be in decline owing to ongoing habitat destruction and fragmentation.

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2 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Looks right to me. Lovely shot.

PramodCL
Spotted by
PramodCL

Uttarakhand, India

Spotted on Nov 27, 2014
Submitted on Nov 27, 2014

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