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Indian Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis  
Indian Grassbird
Photographer : © Sapon Baruah
Location :Bhuyanpara Range, Manas National Park, Assam, India
Date : 13 January 2019
English synonyms:Rufous-rumped Grassbird, Large Grass Warbler, Rufous-rumped Grass-Warbler, Rufous-rumped Grass Babbler, Indian Grass Babbler, Indian Grassbabbler, Indian Grass-babbler
Bird Family :Megaluridae - Grassbirds
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the Indian Subcontinent (Bangladesh, India and Nepal).

Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis has been split into Indian Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis and Chinese Grassbird Graminicola striatus (including sinicus) following Leader, P. J., Carey, G. J., Olsson, U., Baral, H. S. & Alström, P. (2010) The taxonomic status of Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis, with comments on its distribution and status. Forktail 26: 121-126.

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