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Malabar Whistling Thrush

Myophonus horsfieldii

Description:

The Malabar Whistling Thrush (Myophonus horsfieldii) is a whistling thrush in the family Muscicapidae. They are also known locally by the name of Whistling Schoolboy for the whistling calls that they make at dawn that have a very human quality. The species is a resident in the Western Ghats and associated hills of peninsular India including central India and parts of the Eastern Ghats.



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2 Comments

PradeepSimon
PradeepSimon 5 years ago

good capture.

Nayeli
Nayeli 5 years ago

Wow Cute bird

AnjaliAnantharam
Spotted by
AnjaliAnantharam

Tamil Nadu, India

Lat: 10.33, Long: 76.96

Spotted on Apr 25, 2014
Submitted on Apr 25, 2014

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