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7 Comments

MickGrant
MickGrant 9 years ago

Somnath yes that could be? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashy_Prinia... or perhaps the Lesser White-throat http://www.ntbc.org.uk/central%20asian%2...

SomnathChakraborty
SomnathChakraborty 9 years ago

think its a prinia. may be a ashy one(Prinia socialis)

MickGrant
MickGrant 9 years ago

Have found this on the web using your reference SunirmalBarai:
The Indian Tailor Bird, Orthotomus sutorius, ((r. it!. Forster. Jerd. ...... They have two musical instruments, a tuntuna and a samel.

I spent some years in India but don't know of this name relationship to this bird.

SunirmalBarai
SunirmalBarai 9 years ago

our local name is tuntuny.tailor bird is known as babui.i also spot babui and their nest

MickGrant
MickGrant 9 years ago

That seems definate - have you other thoughts?

SunirmalBarai
SunirmalBarai 9 years ago

no

MickGrant
MickGrant 9 years ago

Could be young Tailorbird?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tailorbird

SunirmalBarai
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SunirmalBarai

Bhatpara, West Bengal, India

Spotted on Oct 11, 2011
Submitted on Oct 11, 2011

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