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Bronze-winged Jacana

Metopidius indicus


Conspicuous bird size of a hen. Body is black, contrasting nicely with bronze-coloured wing-covers. Long and elegant neck, two white eye stripes ending on nape, yellow bill red at the base and a grey-black shield. Long wader's legs with very long toes.


Here, observed in totally urban setting of Cox's Bazar, in backyard paddy fields close to beaches.

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চট্টগ্রাম বিভাগ, Bangladesh

Lat: 21.44, Long: 92.00

Spotted on Mar 6, 2019
Submitted on Mar 7, 2019

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