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Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria nepalensis   - Non-breeding
Photographer : © Kaajal Dasgupta
Location :River Kosi, near Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, India
Date : 30 December 2015
English synonyms:Wall Creeper, Red-winged Wallcreeper
Bird Family :Tichodrominae - Wallcreepers
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :A lone bird was observed feeding on small insects on the stony walls adjacent to the river . The bird has a camouflage colour which makes it very difficult to spot when it is feeding on similar coloured stones/rocks. - KD