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  Lanius cristatus
  Family Name : Laniidae

  Taxonomic Group : Vertebrates (Bird)

  Common Names : Brown Shrike, Burung Tirjup Padang

Brown Shrike,Burung Tirjup Padang
  • Description
    • Size :
      20 cm
      Description :
      Medium size, predominantly brown. Perches on fence posts, branches.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Habitats :
      Freshwater, Parks & Gardens, Pond
      Distribution :
      Breeds Russia, China, Korea, Japan; Breeding not recorded in South-east Asia. This shrike is widespread throughout Singapore during the winter months and can be found in many parks and gardens. Most often at the Sungei Buloah Wetland Reserve visitor centre and freshwater pond areas.
      Nature Reserves :
      Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve
      Parks & Gardens :
      West Coast Park
  • References
    • Gan, J., Tan, M. & Li, D. 2009. Migratory birds of Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve. Singapore: National Parks Board. 82pp 

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