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White-breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus) - 28-33cm

  A waterbird of the rail and crake family, Rallidae, that is widely distributed across Southeast Asia and the Indian Subcontinent. In Labuan Island this is one of few common sighthing aves.

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Common Iora (Aegithina tiphia) - 12-14cm

     A small passerine bird found across the tropical Labuan Island with populations showing plumage variations, some of which are designated as subspecies. A species found in scrub and forest, it is easily detected from its loud whistles and the bright colours.


Java sparrow (Lonchura oryzivora) - 15–17 cm

   Also known as Java finch, Java rice sparrow or Java rice bird or Pipit Labuan by local is a small passerine bird.  Some taxonomists place this and the…

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Scaly-breasted munia (Lonchura punctulata) -12 cm

  A species of the genus Lonchura, it was formally described and named by Carl Linnaeus in 1758. Its name is based on the distinct scale-like feather markings on the breast and belly.

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