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Maratua Shama

Latin Name : Copsychus stricklandi barbouri

Site Name : Maratua

Photographer : PHILLIPPS, Quentin

Date : 2009-10-04

Notes : The Maratua race of the White-crowned Shama Copsychus stricklandi barbouri was originaly described as a new Bornean endemic when first discovered in 1927. This is a young bird. Note lack of white on the head and under the tail.