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Finsch's Wheatear Oenanthe finschii barnesi   - Male in flight
Finsch's Wheatear
Photographer : © Abhinav Chaudhary
Location :Desert National Park, Jaisalmer District, Rajasthan, India
Date : 26 December 2018
English synonyms:Arabian Wheatear, Barnes's Chat, Barnes' Wheatear, White-backed Wheatear
Bird Family :Saxicolini - Robins, Nightingales, Chats, Shamas, Redstarts, Grandala, Forktails, Cochoas & Wheatears
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :The sudden appearance of an Indian Desert Jird Meriones hurrianae startled this Finsch's Wheatear. The continuous white on its upperparts can be seen in this pic. - AC
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