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Java Sparrow Lonchura oryzivora   - Adult carrying nesting material
Java Sparrow
Photographer : © Shaim Basyari
Location :Prambanan Temple, Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Date : 18 April 2014
English synonyms:Java Finch, Paradise Sparrow, Ricebird, Java Munia
Bird Family :Estrildinae - Estrildine finches - avadavats, parrotfinches, silverbill, munias, sparrows
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Vulnerable
Remarks :Nest building using long grass, located in the Siwa temple, the biggest temple in the Prambanan area. - SB
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