Tuesday, January 19, 2021

White-browed wagtail-Motacilla maderaspatensis

 

White-browed wagtail
















White-browed wagtail|(Motacilla maderaspatensis)

Description

The white-browed wagtail or large pied wagtail is a medium-sized bird and is the largest member of the wagtail family.White-browed Wagtail is a large wagtail at 21cm.It is a large wagtail of black and white plumage and with a prominent white eyebrow.white-browed wagtail is a resident breeder in India and is endemic to the Indian subcontinent.This bird is the size of a Bulbul.This bird lives almost entirely on the ground, running about instead of hopping like most small birds.

Habitat

Bank of river,pools, lakes, canals and irrigation barrages

Diet

Mainly feed upon orthopterans, caterpillars and spiders, stayphylinid beetles and pentatomid bugs.

Range

Bangladesh,India,Pakistan,Sri Lnaka,Nepal and Bhutan


Please don't use these images anywhere without permission. © All rights reserved by www.subcontinentbirds.com

No comments:

Post a Comment