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Bronze Mannikin/ Diablito

Lonchura cucullata


Ave pequeña de cabeza y alas negras, y dorso negro y/o pardo oscuro con escamas negras en los flancos y muestra un pico gris-azulado y sus patas son grises. Aunque pequeñito es un pájaro muy lindo, más bien le hubiesen puesto angelito.../ Small bird with black head and wings and Black &/ or dark brown back & scaly black feathers on the flanks and gray legs. Shows a conic bluish-gray peak. It's a very pretty little bird.


It is believed that was brought to PR in the 1800's.

Notes: It looks very similar to Lonchura bicolor nigriceps

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Barrio Pueblo, Puerto Rico, USA

Spotted on May 25, 2015
Submitted on May 31, 2015

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