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Bristlehead Pityriasis gymnocephala   - Adult male with prey
Photographer : © Christopher Hill
Location :Rainforest Discovery Centre, Sepilok, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia
Date : 24 November 2009
English synonyms:Bornean Bristlehead, Bristled Shrike, Bald-headed Crow, Bald-headed Wood-Shrike
Bird Family :Pityriasidae - Bristlehead
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :Prey item is a large Praying Mantis.
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Borneo.
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