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Scaly-breasted munia

Lonchura punctulata cabanisi


It is a 11–12 cm finch. The head is dark brown and underparts are white with dark scale markings.


Ricefields, grasslands, srub and gardens.


Photo: Arne Røysland

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arne.roysland 8 months ago

Thank you Maria for enjoying my photos. I hid and the birds came pretty close. Just like a few days before with the spotting of Chestnut munia.

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 months ago

Beautiful photos - they almost look like paintings!

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Cavite, Philippines

Spotted on Feb 5, 2020
Submitted on Feb 6, 2020

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