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Chestnut-bellied sandgrouse (Male)  Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse,Geotagged,India,Pterocles exustus,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. Very Sharp and great shot. :)
    Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thanks a lot. Posted 4 years ago

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The chestnut-bellied sandgrouse is a species of sandgrouse. They are found in sparse, bushy, arid land which is common in central and northern Africa, and southern Asia. Though they live in hot, arid climates, they are highly reliant on water. They have been known to travel up to 80 kilometres in one day in search of water. All species of sandgrouse that have been studied in habitat have proved to entirely vegetarian throughout their lives, specialising in leguminous weed seeds and seldom eating.. more

Similar species: Sandgrouse
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Uploaded Mar 3, 2016. Captured Feb 26, 2016 05:10 in Unnamed Road, Gujarat 370145, India.
  • Canon EOS 600D
  • f/8.0
  • 1/400s
  • ISO400
  • 600mm