Oriental Bird Images

Orange-headed Thrush Zoothera citrina cyanota   - Fighting
Orange-headed Thrush
Photographer : © Srijan Roy Choudhury
Location :Tadoba National Park, Chandrapur District, Maharashtra, India
Date : 23 May 2017
English synonyms:Orange-headed Ground Thrush, Ground Thrush, Northern Orange-headed Ground Thrush, White-throated Thrush (cyanota), Dama Thrush
Bird Family :Turdinae - Thrushes, Blackbirds & Shortwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :I witnessed a fierce fight between two Orange-headed thrushes during one of the jungle safaris. These four photographs show different key moments or phases of that fight (in chronological order). - SRC
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