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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis   - Pair
Greater Painted-snipe
Photographer : © Pathmanath Samaraweera
Location :Palatupana, near Ruhuna NP, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Date : 13 January 2013
English synonyms:Common Greater Painted-snipe, Greater Painted Snipe, Painted Snipe, Painted-Snipe
Bird Family :Rostratulidae - Painted-snipes
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Male on the right.