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Ashy Tailorbird Orthotomus ruficeps cineraceus   - Family group
Ashy Tailorbird
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Date : 16 October 2018
English synonyms:Ashy Tailor Bird, Gray Tailor Bird, Gray Tailorbird, Grey Tailor Bird, Grey Tailorbird, Red-headed Tailorbird
Bird Family :Acrocephalinae - Tesias, Stubtails, Warblers & Tailorbirds
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :I observed a family of 2 adults and 2 juveniles today (the usually number of fledglings). Juvenile bare parts (lower mandible & feet) are brighter than seen in adults (pale pink lower mandible in adults). Iris in juvenile muddy brown compared to amber in adult males and yellowish-brown in adult females. Both juveniles were self-feeding.
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