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Grey Back Fiscal Shrike

Grey Back Fiscal Shrike
Scientific Name: Lanius Excubitoroides
Conservation Status: Least Concern
Grey Back Fiscal Shrike

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This small noisy shrike with a distinctive black band hiding its eyes is a highly aggressive defender of territory. These birds hunt insects and small lizards, which they will carry into the branches of an acacia and impale on thorns.

The Grey Back Fiscal Shrike is found in the following park(s):