Oriental Bird Images

Rufous-tailed Lark Ammomanes phoenicura phoenicura   - Adult feeding young
Rufous-tailed Lark
Photographer : © Jaysukh Parekh “Suman”
Location :outskirts of Bhuj, Kutch, Gujarat, India
Date : 11 June 2018
English synonyms:Rufous-tailed Desert Lark, Rufous-tailed Finch Lark, Rufous-tailed Finch-Lark, Bar-tailed Lark
Bird Family :Alaudidae - Larks
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Adult on the right; juvenile on the left.

I observed for 10-12 minutes that one Rufous Tailed Lark was feeding its chick. It was repeatedly collecting seeds/food from the ground and serving to the young bird. - JPS

Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to the Indian Subcontinent (India & marginally Pakistan).