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Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus  
Paddyfield Pipit
Photographer : © Suvrashis Sarkar
Location :Akshi, Raigad District, Maharashtra, India
Date : 19 November 2017
English synonyms:Indian Pipit, Oriental Pipit, Richard's Pipit
Bird Family :Motacillidae - Pipits & Wagtails
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Originally submitted by the photographer as Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi but although the claws are relatively long, the build is light, the beak is short with a straight (not downcurved) culmen, the plumage is patchy, and the legs and tail are short. - Eds.
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