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Asian Pied Starling

Gracupica contra

1 species ID suggestions

Asian Pied Starling
Gracupica contra Asian Pied Starling


dungeonmasterShu 7 years ago

Not sure of the subspecies, leaning towards G. c. jalla, but G. c. contra is still a viable possibility.

Interesting fact about Asian Pied Starlings is that "their eyes are positioned to obtain a binocular view of the space between the parted beak"
Short sighted?

alicelongmartin 7 years ago

Small Heron?

Assam, India

Lat: 26.20, Long: 92.94

Spotted on Oct 23, 2011
Submitted on Oct 23, 2011

Spotted for mission

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