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Striated Grassbird

Megalurus palustris

Description:

Looks like a largishe sparrow but sings infinitely better! Not very melodious but it was singing its heart out and it sat very still.Low light or else I could have got brighter shots...the bird was cooperative; the weather was not.

Habitat:

Land that is being gradually drawn into new township near Kolkata, this area is rich in reed-vegetation, grassland and some trees...a haven for birds till development ruins us all.

Notes:

A lifer for me.

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SukanyaDatta
Spotted by
SukanyaDatta

Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Lat: 22.57, Long: 88.36

Spotted on Oct 26, 2019
Submitted on Oct 27, 2019

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