Scaly-breasted Munia (Lonchura punctulata)

An unexpected visitor in our backyard: Lonchura punctulata, the Scaly-brested Munia. This bird is endemic to Asia and has been introduced in many parts of the world. They were also kind enough to hang around long enough for me to get the camera with “Big Bertha” (my 200-500mm telezoom lens).

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