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Siberian Blue Robin Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Larvivora brunnea
Family : Muscicapidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : All kind of forests
Description : Siberian Blue Robin is a small passerine bird. It is a slender, long-legged songbird with a “crouched” profile. Adult male is unmistakable, with blue upperparts and snow-white belly separated by black running from the eye to the bend of the wing. Female is warm brown with blue-tinted rump and whitish underparts. Juvenile resembles female but grayer above. Like most other robins, shy and retiring, inhabiting forested areas with dense undergrowth; on its breeding grounds, most easily detected by its song. It feeds heavily on insects and spiders, particularly during the summer months.  They will also feed on berries, seeds and grains.
Distribution in Bangladesh
taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: Wikimedia Commons (www.inaturalist.org/people/Wikimedia Commons ),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;Tshulthrim Drukpa Wangyelmore information, please contact us.