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Black-headed Munia Lonchura malacca malacca   - Immature
Black-headed Munia
Photographer : © Prosenjit Singha Deo
Location :Baruipur Grasslands, South 24 Parganas District, West Bengal, India
Date : 4 November 2018
English synonyms:Chestnut Munia (atricapilla), Tricoloured Munia, Tricolored Munia, White-capped Munia (ferruginosa)
Bird Family :Estrildidae - Estrildine Finches - Avadavats, Parrotfinches, Silverbill, Munias, Waxbills
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :The immature bird was hanging around with the adult in my other post. - PSD
Taxonomic Notes :Lonchura malacca ferruginosa is treated by some authors as a separate species - White-capped Munia Lonchura ferruginosa.

Lonchura malacca atricapilla is treated by some authors as a separate species - Chestnut Munia Lonchura atricapilla.

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