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Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles exustus hindustan   - Adult male with chick
Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse
Photographer : © Jugal Tiwari
Location :Naliya grasslands, Kutch, Gujarat, India
Date : 28 June 2008
English synonyms:Indian Sandgrouse, Common Indian Sandgrouse, Lesser Pin-tailed Sandgrouse, Small Pin-tailed Sandgrouse
Bird Family :Pteroclidae - Sandgrouse
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :A juvenile drinks water from its father's belly.