Species Details

@MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);

Striated Grassbird Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Megalurus palustris
Family : Locustellidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Wetlands
Description : Striated Grassbird have an orange brown upperbody and whitish underbody. The upperbody is heavily streaked with black while the underbody is sparsely marked with brown. The head region wears a darker shade of brown than the body.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Zarin Tasnim,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;Photo credit and copyright:MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;bird song owner:Sudipto Roy(www.xeno-canto.org/Sudipto Roy), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.