Rufous-tailed Tailorbird

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A male. The Rufous-tailed Tailorbird (Orthotomus sericeus hesperius) is one of the hardest of the local Tailorbirds to see, as it is an undergrowth ‘specialist’. Its behaviour is more like a Bush Robin or Wren, calling from dense undergrowth and only flitting … Continued

Call of the Ashy Tailorbird

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“As you move deeper into this ex-logging site (secondary forest with primary forest adjacent), the Ashy Tailorbird (Orthotomus ruficeps cineraceus) predominates. “I saw quite a few and came across a group of five foraging in the same area, calling out … Continued