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(Padda oryzivora) 爪哇禾雀
Size: 17 cm
Grey upperparts and breast. Pink belly. White-cheeked black head. Red eye-ring. Pink feet. Thick red bill. Sexes similar. Immature birds: Brown upperparts. Lighter brown underparts and cheeks. Remainder of the head is dark grey (as opposed to black). Grey bill with a pink base.
Open grassland low bushes and scrub. Often seen near towns. Diet includes grain and other seeds. The nest is built in a tree or building. The clutch consists of up to 8 eggs.
Very rare escapee in Singapore.
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顏色鮮豔 光線亮麗 構圖美麗
- [2013-12-15 7:51]
What a beautiful composition of the group of these java sparrow! Beautiful shades of green backgrownd vanished. Great job, Ang!!
From Argentina, Hernan Bortondello