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Asian House Martin Delichon dasypus cashmeriense   - Immature
Asian House Martin
Photographer : © Dibyendu Ash
Location :Gnathang Forest Reserve, East Sikkim District, Sikkim, India
Date : 24 September 2018
English synonyms:Asian House-Martin, Asian Martin, Asiatic House Martin, Eastern House Martin, , Eastern House-martin, House Martin, Oriental House Martin, Kashmir House Martin
Bird Family :Hirundininae - Martins & Swallows
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :We saw a huge flock of Asian House Martin. Just after breeding they are leaving their nest, thus such huge flock was seen. Mostly roosting dawn and dusk, rest of the day flying swift and agile. Photographed on wire around 8 AM in the morning and beneath thatched roof in early dawn around 6 AM. - DA
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