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Lonchura melaena Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Estrildidae Family
11 cm Length
Forest. Shrubland, plantations urban areas, gardens. Below Between   Range:- Endemic to  Melanesia,  (Papua New Guinea outlying islands only) Bismark, New Ireland, New Britain, Bougainville, Solomons archipelago Habitat
 3-6 eggs, incubation by both parents 14 days, fledging 21 days. Clutch
Chicks are fed Insects, spiders and larvae. Adults eat mainly seed also berries, fruit. Food  
8686 -  - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

If you have sound recording of the Estrildidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Czech: Amadina tlustozobá, panenka tlustozobá
Danish: Tyknćbssivfinke
German: Dickkopfnonne, Dickkopfschilffink, Dickkopf-Schilffink
English: Bismarck Black-Mannikin, Bismarck Mannikin, Bismarck Munia, Bismark Munia, Buff-bellied Mannikin, New Britain Finch, New Britain Mannikin, New Britain Munia, Sooty Munia, Thick-billed Mannikin, Thick-billed Munia
Spanish: Capuchino de Nueva Bretańa, Capuchino de Pico Grueso
Estonian: uus-britannia amadiin
Finnish: Uudenenglanninmanikki
French: Capucin de Nouvelle-Bretagne, Donacole ŕ grosse tęte
Hungarian: új-britanniai nádipinty
Italian: Cappuccino della Nuova Britannia, Munia delle Bismarck
Japanese: nyuaburitenkinpara, nyu-buritenkimpara, nyu-buritenkinpara
Japanese: ニュアブリテンキンパラ, ニューブリテンキンパラ
Latin: Lonchura melaena, Lonchura melaena melaena
Dutch: Bismarckrietvink, Bismarck-rietvink, Dikkop rietvink
Norwegian: Tykknebbet sivfink, Tykknebbnonne
Polish: mniszka grubodzioba
Portuguese: Capuchinho-bicudo
Russian: Толстоклювая амадина
Slovak: mníška hrubozobá
Swedish: Bismarckmunia
Chinese: 太平洋文鸟

Lonchura melaena
Lonchura melaena bukaensis
Lonchura melaena melaena
Lonchura melaena melaena

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