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Tiger Shrike

Tiger Shrike
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Copyright: Ang Hwee Yong (Meerkat) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 20 W: 0 N: 896] (5258)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-03-06
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon D300, AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/4G ED VR
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/125 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-03-28 4:29
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Points: 6
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Tiger Shrike
(Lanius tigrinus) 虎纹伯劳 Size: 19 cm

In all plumages look for strong bill, fairly short tail and some black barring across back. Immature has white eye-ring. Breeding adult has black mask and grey-crown.

A harsh chatter, often from inside cover.

More arboreal than other shrikes; found in lowland forest, growth and dense coastal scrub. Usually perches low along forest edges. Generally inconspicuous; prefers to stay inside cover.

A common winter visitor throughout the island.

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Excellent portrait, good details and lighting. regards yiannis

hey ang
very nice sharp image of this lovely bird

Hello Ang Hwee.

Beautiful series of a hungry bird. I visited your gallery, you take very impressive photos. Congratulations.


Olá Ang Hwee

Bela série de uma ave faminta. Visitei sua galeria, você tem fotos impressionantes. Parabéns.


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