Ashy Drongo : Giving alarm calls when a juvenile Shikra attacked two displaying Crested Buntings

Ashy Drongo : Giving alarm calls when a juvenile Shikra attacked two displaying Crested Buntings
Species: Ashy Drongo   Dicrurus leucophaeus
Subspecies: longicaudatus
Author: Alok Tewari
Date: 
Friday, April 7, 2017
Added to IBC: 25 Oct 2017 - 20:35
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Two Crested Bubting male s were having territorial show-off when a Shikra Juvenile unsuccessfully attacked them and an Ashy Drrongo started giving alarm calls. Calls by the Buntings can be heard intermittently.

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Citation

Alok Tewari, IBC1425517. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1425517.

Extended version
Alok Tewari, IBC1425517. Sound recording of Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus at Mirai Malli, India. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1425517.

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