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Fire-capped Tit Cephalopyrus flammiceps flammiceps  
Fire-capped Tit
Photographer : © Gunjan Arora
Location :Eastern ridge of River Bhilangana (3145m), Uttarakhand, India
Date : 16 May 2014
English synonyms:
Bird Family :Remizinae - Penduline tits
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :

A pair was sighted on consecutive days (possibly same birds), foraging the bronzed foliage of gregariously thriving, tall Kharsu Oak Quercus semicarpifolia trees. The male sang a rapid tsi-tsi-tsi-tsi, and flicked his wings often, while exploring the leaf structure.- GA

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