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Female Kalij pheasant

Lophura leucomelanos


A very shy bird, they run into to bushes on the slightest noise. Tried to get a clear photo of the bird but unfortunately I was able to get only one photo of her when she was foraging in the bushes.


Seen on a mountain.

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Tukup a month ago

While nice to get a clear shot of the entire bird, or several, it is nice you were able to get one nice clear shot that can positively identify the critter. Well done Wild Things. Thanks for sharing.

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Wild Things a month ago

Thank you Sukanya!

SukanyaDatta a month ago

This is a difficult bird to photograph! Congratulations, it is a lovely and clear shot. Lucky, you.

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Wild Things

Uttarakhand, India

Lat: 29.99, Long: 79.28

Spotted on Jul 27, 2019
Submitted on Sep 17, 2019

Spotted for Mission

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