“A 1st winter Brown Shrike (Lanius cristatus) that tried to intimidate me.
“Too bright colored. L. c. superciliosus?”
(According to Erritzoe et al. (2007), ‘first winter’ refers to a juvenile bird that has a partial post-juvenile moult.)
Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
4th November 2016
Location: Tambun, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Habitat: Secondary growth near limestone hills
Erritzoe, J., K. Kampp, K. Winker & C. B. Frith, 2007. The ornithologist’s dictionary. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. 290 pp.