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Sykes's Warbler Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Iduna rama
Family : Acrocephalidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Haors
Description : Sykes's Warbler are small birds with pale brown upperbody and whitish brown below. The bill is strong and pointed, upper bill being black and lower bill being orange. A pale white patch of feather is present in between the eyes. This bird species is a small passerine that typically inhabits open areas with bushes and tall vegetation. When it comes to nesting, they usually lay a clutch of three or four eggs in a nest situated within a bush or among other vegetation. Similar to the majority of warblers, their primary diet consists of insects, making them insectivorous in nature.
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;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: Sergey Yeliseev (www.inaturalist.org/people/Sergey Yeliseev ),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;more information, please contact us.