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Zitting Cisticola

Zitting Cisticola

Scientific name:
Cisticola juncidis
Habitat:
Ricefields and wetter grassy areas
Birdwatch note:
During courtship flight, ascends giving sweet sweet sweet call and descends giving double clicking tsit-tsit, tsit-tsit ... as if striking 2 pebbles together.
Photo credit:
Romy Ocon, www.pbase.com/liquidstone
Location:
Candaba Marsh, Pampanga