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Spangled Drongo


This is probably a Spangled Drongo. Spotted outside my hotel window in Coron, Palawan. Please help ID correctly.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Asian Glossy Starling
Aplonis panayensis

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MenchieNolasco 8 years ago

Thanks for the info and ID, Lenny.Have a nice day!

LennyWorthington 8 years ago

Two similar species occur on Palawan.
A.panayensis and A. minor.The later being smaller.
It's not easy to tell from a photo but the size of the bill leans toward panayensis.
Also A.minor is at higher elevations than the lowland A.panayensis.

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Palawan, Philippines

Spotted on Apr 30, 2014
Submitted on May 1, 2014

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