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White-rumped Munia
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White-rumped Munia (Lonchura striata)

Co-share the habitat with Scaly- breasted Munias, but far lesser in number.
Habitat
Grassland next to ponds
Location
Patuli, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Date taken
13 June 2015
Scientific name
Lonchura striata
Equipment used
Pentax K3ii + Pentax DA* 300mm f4 + HD Pentax 1.4X AF Rear converter
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Opus Editor
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What a wonderful picture you've taken of this munia Arijit. Very well done.

Can you tell me; would this be subspecies acuticauda? It looks a bit different to the one currently on Opus, which is from China, so I'd like to put this picture on the article as well.

I think I'm right, but would like some confirmation.

Many thanks for sharing this attractive guy with us.
 

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