A bird chasing and capturing a big insect and flying with it

A bird chasing and capturing a big insect and flying with it
Species: Chestnut-breasted Malkoha   Phaenicophaeus curvirostris
Subspecies: singularis
Author: John Corder
Tuesday, July 31, 1990
Added to IBC: 3 Sep 2007 - 00:00
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Altitude (m): 
652 meters


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John Corder, IBC1155754. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1155754.

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John Corder, IBC1155754. Video of Chestnut-breasted Malkoha Phaenicophaeus curvirostris at Taman Negara National Park, Peninsular Malaysia. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1155754.

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