Bunting, Striolated


Name: Bunting, Striolated

Scientific name: Emberiza striolata

Type: Bunting

Color: Black,Brown,White

Habitat: Fields

Size: 14cm

Conservation status:



Small rufous coloured bunting with orange-yellow lower mandible, and rufous edged outer tail feathers, and thin streaks on upperparts and wing coverts. Male has a dark ash-grey and white striped head, throat and upper breast with steel-grey and black speckles. Upperparts, wing coverts, lower breast and belly are bright rufous. Female duller with much more diffused head pattern. Fairly shy and unobstrusive.

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