Chestnut-breasted mannikin

Chestnut-breasted mannikin

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Lonchura castaneothorax

The chestnut-breasted mannikin, also known as the chestnut-breasted munia or bully bird, is a small brown-backed munia with a black face and greyish crown and nape. It has a broad ferruginous breast bar above a white belly. The species is found in Australia, New Caledonia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. This species has also been introduced to French Polynesia and France.

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References

1. Chestnut-breasted mannikin Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chestnut-breasted_mannikin
2. Chestnut-breasted mannikin on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22719886/132133113
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/568601

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