Is this a Bay-Backed Shrike?

I captured this photograph during my first visit to Pulicat. I am almost 100% sure this is a bay-backed shrike but thought I would get some confirmation online.


10 Comments Add yours

  1. Nirmala says:

    I dont know what bird it is ,but it is a very pretty one!!

    1. Sukanya Ramanujan says:

      Thank you!

  2. Sathya says:

    Lovely capture.didn’t know u can do birding at pulicat….

    1. Sukanya Ramanujan says:

      Hi Sathya, Pulicat is excellent for birding!

  3. V. Santharam says:

    Yes. this is a bay-backed shrike,
    V. Santharam
    Rishi Valley

    1. Sukanya Ramanujan says:

      Dear Santharam, Thank you so much for the clarification. Regards Sukanya

  4. lav says:

    Such a cutie!

    1. Sukanya Ramanujan says:


      1. Lav says:

        does it shriek by the bay?

      2. Sukanya Ramanujan says:

        😛 Nice Pun

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