Ashy-crowned Sparrow Lark

Scientific Name: Eremopterix grisea
Common Name: Ashy-crowned Sparrow Lark
Other Names: Deoli, deora

Identifying Features: ashy-brown body, black coloured lower body, black throat, black eyepatch, pale white cheek

Fun Facts:

  •  It has provided inspiration for various poet and in Mythology and literature, it symbolizes daybreak .
  •  It is the bird of open dry habitat and is kept as a pet in China.


This image was clicked by Pradeepkumar Devadossvia Flickr.

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