Species Details

@MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);

Common Wood-shrike Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Tephrodornis pondicerianus
Family : Vangidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Deciduous forest
Description : The Common Woodshrike is a small brownish bird.It looks whitish from belowand grey-brown from above.The male and the female look alike.Length 18 cm,weight 22 g,wing 8.5 cm,bill 2 cm,tarsus 2 cm,tail 6.5 cm.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Seam Ferdous Emon,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:David Edwards(www.xeno-canto.org/David Edwards), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.