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Tibetan Blackbird Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Turdus obscurus
Family : Turdidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : All kind of forests
Description : Tibetan Blackbird is a large size inky black bird.Adult males are inky black with a bright orange bill and no eye ring. Females look similar, but are dark brown instead of black with a dark orange bill. Very similar to Indian and Chinese Blackbirds, but Tibetan Blackbirds are larger relatively large at 23–28 centimetres and more uniformly dark than either Indian or Chinese Blackbirds. Highly adapted to subalpine environment. Breeds in bushy patches of dwarf juniper (Juniperus) and rhododendron scrub.
Distribution in Bangladesh
taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: Robert tdc(www.inaturalist.org/people/Robert tdc),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;Stanislas Wrozamore information, please contact us.