Ashy prinia/Prinia socialis (Sykes, 1832)/Aves/Passeriformes/Cisticolidae/Durgapur(OAA)/(16/01/17)
ARAI BioBlitz 2016
Observed in backyard of a villege house
The Ashy Prinia or Ashy Wren-Warbler (Prinia socialis) is a small warbler. This prinia is a resident breeder in the Indian Subcontinent, ranging across most of India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and western Myanmar. It is a common bird in urban gardens and farmland in many parts of India and its small size, distinctive colours and upright tail make it easy to identify. The northern populations have a rufous rump and back and have a...