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The Scaly-breasted Munia or Spotted Munia



The scaly-breasted munia or spotted munia (Lonchura punctulata), known in the pet trade as nutmeg mannikin or spice finch, is a sparrow-sized estrildid finch native to tropical Asia. A species of the genus Lonchura, it was formally described and named by Carl Linnaeus in 1758. Wikipedia
Species‎: ‎L. punctulata
Order‎: ‎Passeriformes
Genus‎: ‎Lonchura
Family‎: ‎Estrildidae

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