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Greater Painted Snipe

Rostratula benghalensis

Description:

Female bird in flight

Habitat:

Rice paddy in a tea-estate

Notes:

Normally shy and crepescular - these were found out in the open - 4 birds (2 males and 2 females)

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1 Comment

James McNair
James McNair 5 years ago

Lovely flight shot

Assam, India

Spotted on May 24, 2015
Submitted on May 24, 2015

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