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A cute lark with feed


A cute lark with feed
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Copyright: Guru Pawan (gurupawan) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 199 W: 61 N: 442] (1755)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-02
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon F80, Sigma 70-300 4-5.6 APO DG MACRO, Kodak Gold 200
Exposure: f/8
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-02-16 8:03
Viewed: 3186
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Family : Alaudidae
Genus : Eremopterix
Binomial name : Eremopterix grisea

The Ashy-crowned Sparrow-lark, Eremopterix grisea,
is a passerine bird which is a resident breeder in
india & sri Lanka.

This lark is a bird of open dry habitats including
scrub, stony wastes and cultivation. It nests on
the ground and lays two or three eggs. The food
is insects and seeds.

This is a small lark at 12 cm. The male is striking,
with brown-black underparts and head apart from
brilliant white patches on the nape and a grey
crown. The upperparts and wings are pale grey,
as is the thick bill.

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  • jossim Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1538 W: 5 N: 2240] (12636)
  • [2006-02-16 21:34]

Bonsoir Guru!

Une superbe prise et un très bel oiseau.

Félicitations et merci.


Joseph

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