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Isabelline Shrike Lanius isabellinus arenarius   - Adult male
Isabelline Shrike
Photographer : © Jugal Tiwari
Location :Kutch, Gujarat, India
Date : 14 January 2010
English synonyms:Rufous Shrike, Central Asian Shrike, Pale-brown Shrike, Pale Brown Shrike, Red-backed Shrike, Chinese Shrike (arenarius, tsaidamensis), Chinese Isabelline Shrike (arenarius, tsaidamensis), Daurian Shrike (isabellinus), Daurian Isabelline Shrike (isabellinus), Butcher Bird
Bird Family :Laniidae - Shrikes
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :A very common winter visitor to the grasslands of Banni, Naliya and the open thorn forest of Kutch district.