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Black-throated Munia Lonchura kelaarti jerdoni  
Black-throated Munia
Photographer : © Abhijith A V
Location :Kalloor, Sulthan Batthery, Wayanad, Kerala, India
Date : 9 September 2011
English synonyms:Black throated Munia, Black-throated Mannikin, Hill Munia, Jerdon's Mannikin, Jerdon's Munia, Rufous-bellied Mannikin, Rufous-bellied Munia, Rufous-breasted Munia, Sri Lanka Hill Munia
Bird Family :Estrildidae - Estrildine Finches - Avadavats, Parrotfinches, Silverbill, Munias, Waxbills
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :This bird is a regular visitor to a puddle near my house, along with other birds like Oriental White-eye,White-rumped Munia, Puff-throated Babbler, etc., etc....