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Brown Shrike

Lanius cristatus

Description:

Lanius cristatus has a distinctive black "bandit-mask" through the eye. and is found mainly in open scrub habitats, where it perches on the tops of thorny bushes in search of prey. The prey in this spotting is a house lizard (2nd photo)

Habitat:

Urban garden.

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2 Comments

Thank you Maria dB!

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Beautiful series!

Nueva Ecija, Philippines

Spotted on Sep 17, 2013
Submitted on Sep 17, 2013

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