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Brown shrike


Brown shrike
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Copyright: Biplab Kr Mukhopadhyay (biplab59) (192)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-12-28
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon SLR D5100, Nikon AF-S DX 55-300 mm F/4.5-5.6G ED VR
Exposure: f/8, 1/250 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-01-25 11:35
Viewed: 1559
Points: 0
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Brown shrike (Lanius cristatus)
Like all true shrikes, the brown shrike is a sit-and-wait predator, hunting from a perch.
Brown shrikes have been known to defend a feeding territory, from which it will drive away other birds.
Brown shrikes mainly eat invertebrates, but have been reported to feed on reptiles and amphibians as well.


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