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Black-headed Munia Lonchura malacca atricapilla   - Adult
Black-headed Munia
Photographer : © Vinod Puri Goswami
Location :Akheraj Swamp, Jodhpur District, Rajasthan, India
Date : 5 August 2018
English synonyms:Chestnut Munia (atricapilla), Tricoloured Munia, Tricolored Munia, White-capped Munia (ferruginosa)
Bird Family :Estrildidae - Estrildine Finches - Avadavats, Parrotfinches, Silverbill, Munias, Waxbills
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Probably an introduced bird at this location as this species is not otherwise known from this part of India.
Taxonomic Notes :Lonchura malacca ferruginosa is treated by some authors as a separate species - White-capped Munia Lonchura ferruginosa.

Lonchura malacca atricapilla is treated by some authors as a separate species - Chestnut Munia Lonchura atricapilla.