An adult bird actively foraging in a dry field.

An adult bird actively foraging in a dry field.
Species: Asian Pied Starling   Gracupica contra
Subspecies: contra
Author: Pieter de Groot Boersma
Friday, February 1, 2008
Added to IBC: 28 Apr 2009 - 16:09
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Altitude (m): 
116 meters


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Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1170827. Accessible at

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Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1170827. Video of Asian Pied Starling Gracupica contra at Chambal River Lodge, India. Accessible at

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