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Oriental Magpie Robin Copsychus saularis saularis   - Juvenile
Oriental Magpie Robin
Photographer : © Prosenjit Singha Deo
Location :Jharkhali, South 24 Parganas District, West Bengal, India
Date : 15 August 2017
English synonyms:Oriental Magpie-robin, Asian Magpie Robin, Indian Magpie Robin, Southern Magpie Robin, Dhyal, Dhyal Thrush, Dyal, Dyal Thrush, Magpie Robin, Robin Dayal, Dial Bird, Philippine Magpie Robin (mindanensis), Philippine Magpie-robin (mindanensis), Black Magpie Robin (amoenus, pluto, adamsi), Black Magpie-robin (amoenus, pluto, adamsi)
Bird Family :Saxicolini - Robins, Nightingales, Chats, Shamas, Redstarts, Grandala, Forktails, Cochoas & Wheatears
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Looks like a couple of maggots residing in its nostril. - PSD
Taxonomic Notes :The forms erimelas and prosthopellus are now included in saularis.

The form mindanensis is sometimes treated as a full species Philippine Magpie Robin Copsychus (s.) mindanensis.

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