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Indian paradise flycatcher

Indian paradise flycatcher
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Copyright: Biswarup Satpati (Biswarup) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 243 W: 0 N: 868] (8282)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2016-04-09
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nicon Coolpix L820
Exposure: f/5.7, 1/3 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2016-04-09 22:53
Viewed: 1135
Points: 4
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Sorry I do not had right camera at right moment.

The Indian paradise flycatcher (Terpsiphone paradisi), is a medium-sized passerine bird native to Asia that is widely distributed. As the global population is considered stable, it has been listed as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List since 2004. The birds inhabit Central to Southeast Asia.

Males have elongated central tail feathers, and a black and rufous plumage in some populations, while others have white plumage. Females are short-tailed with rufous wings and a black head. Asian paradise flycatchers feed on insects, which they capture in the air often below a densely canopied tree.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2016-04-10 2:45]

Hi Biswarup,different pose but the same low quality,but very difficult to make better in this light,distance and location,i like your brave attempt to show us this rare specie another time.Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

Ciao Biswarup, great capture of beautiful bird in nice pose, wonderful natural colors, fine details and excellent sharpness, very well done, my friend, ciso Silvio

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