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Long-tailed Grass Babbler Laticilla burnesii cinerascens  
Long-tailed Grass Babbler
Photographer : © Jainy Kuriakose
Location :Dr. D. Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary, East Siang District, Arunachal Pradesh, India
Date : 28 December 2015
English synonyms:Rufous-vented Prinia, 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
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :Many thanks to Dr. Ranjan Kumar Das and Binanda for helping us with the location and other pertinent information to find this bird in the grasslands of this Sanctuary. - JK
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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