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Asian Desert Warbler Sylvia nana   - Immature
Asian Desert Warbler
Photographer : © Rohit Hirway
Location :Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India
Date : 20 December 2017
English synonyms:Desert Warbler, Eastern Desert Warbler
Bird Family :Sylviini - Sylvia Warblers (incl. Whitethroats)
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Aged as immature because "the rufous in the tail was not that prominent, very faint. There was adult as well along with this individual, and with prominent rufus tail". - RH

Note the iris colour is also suggestive of an immature bird, since adults generally have a bright yellow iris. - Ed.

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