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Philippine Frogmouth

Philippine Frogmouth

Scientific name:
Batrachostomus septimus
Habitat :
Forest and forest edge
Birdwatch note :
Note huge mouth and 2 white bands, one on upper breast and one on lower breast. Occurs in 2 phases, brown and rufous. Nocturnal, spending day
perched vertically resembling a broken branch.
Photo credit :
Carmela Espanola