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White-bellied munia

Binomial name: Lonchura leucogastra, Edward Blyth, 1846

The White-bellied Munia (Lonchura leucogastra) is a species of estrildid finch found in most of the Southeast asia countries. For example, Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Burma, Philippines and Thailand. It is found in subtropical/ tropical lowland moist forest habitat. The status of the species is evaluated as Least Concern.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Estrildidae
Genus
Lonchura
Species
Lonchura leucogastra

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of White-bellied munia, Lonchura leucogastra in Thailand

Range map of Lonchura leucogastra in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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