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Rufous-vented Prinia Prinia burnesii nepalicola  
Rufous-vented Prinia
Photographer : © Hem Sagar Baral
Location :Koshi Tappu, Nepal
Date : 25 January 2006
English synonyms:Long-tailed Grass Warbler, Long-tailed Prinia, Western Longtailed Grass Warbler (burnesii), Western Long-tailed Prinia (burnesii), Assam Prinia (cinerascens), Eastern Long-tailed Prinia (cinerascens), Swamp Prinia (cinerascens)
Bird Family :Cisticolidae - Cisticolas, prinias, scrub warblers & allies
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :Refs: Baral, H. S., Basnet, S., Chaudhary, B., Chaudhary, H., Giri, T. and GC, S. (2007) A new subspecies of Rufous-vented Prinia Prinia burnesii (Aves: Cisticolidae) from Nepal. Danphe 16(4): 1-10.
Baral, H. S., Basnet, S., Chaudhary, B., Chaudhary, H., Giri, T. and GC, S. (2008) A substitute name for Prinia burnesii nipalensis. Danphe 17(1): 1.
Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to the Indian Subcontinent (Bangladesh, India & Pakistan). P.b.cinerascens considered a separate species under the name Swamp Prinia (Prinia cinerascens) by some authors.
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