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Paddyfield Pipit

Anthus rufulus

Description:

It is a small passerine bird in the pipits and wagtail family.

Habitat:

It is a resident breeder in open scrub, grassland and cultivation in southern Asia east to the Philippines. Although among the few breeding pipits in the Asian region, identification becomes difficult in winter when several other species migrate into the region.

Notes:

The taxonomy of the species is complex and has undergone considerable changes.

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1 Comment

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Nice spot!

S_Nem
Spotted by
S_Nem

New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India

Spotted on Mar 15, 2012
Submitted on Mar 16, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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