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Pls Identify this Dark Blue bird with a blue line on the head

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Old Tuesday 13th November 2012, 10:13   #1
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Exclamation Pls Identify this Dark Blue bird with a blue line on the head

Hi Birdwatchers..

Please help me identify this Bird which is a sweet singer.

It was found in Mahe, Malabar region, Northern part of Kerala, in South India.

Its body is largely dark blue black with black head. The Front side of the head has a dark blue horizontal line.

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Hi there,

Welcome to the forum!

Your bird is a Malabar Whistling Thrush - http://orientalbirdimages.org/birdim...ID=&pagesize=1
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Old Tuesday 13th November 2012, 12:07   #3
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Hi there,

Welcome to the forum!

Your bird is a Malabar Whistling Thrush - http://orientalbirdimages.org/birdim...ID=&pagesize=1
Thank you so much for the quick reply !!
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