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Rufous Sibia

Malacias capistratus


Sexes alike; rufous plumage; grey-brown centre of back(between the wings ); black crown with bushy crest and sides of head; bluish-grey wings with black shoulder patch; grey tipped tail Photo taken at Pangot, Uttrakhand, India


Found in Himalayan region 1500-3000m descend down to 600 m during winter Temperate and broad leaved forest


Info taken from: Birds of India by Bikram Grewal, Sumit Sen, Sarwandeep Singh, Nikhil Devasar and Garima Bhatia

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Karan Raghwa
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Karan Raghwa

Pangoot, Uttarakhand, India

Spotted on Nov 2, 2020
Submitted on Dec 2, 2020

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