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Chestnut-headed Tesia

Cettia castaneocoronata

Description:

The chestnut-headed tesia is a small insectivorous songbird formerly of the "Old World warbler" family but nowadays placed in the bush warbler family (Cettiidae). It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Habitat:

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.

Notes:

This Tesia birds are rarely seen as most of the time they stay under the Bushes and Shrubs with its Loud call. One of the very hard to photograph Subject for me.

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1 Comment

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 6 months ago

Tsang Po, you've done very well to capture such an elusive bird.Thanks for sharing this little cutie with us.

Tsang Po
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Tsang Po

Sikkim, India

Spotted on Jun 20, 2020
Submitted on Aug 20, 2020

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