Scaly-breasted Munia Lonchura punctulata

Scaly-breasted Munia Adults
Scaly-breasted Munia Juveniles
The Scaly-breasted Munia, also called the Spice Finch in captivity, is native to South and Southeast Asia. These lovely photos above (only) were taken by Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy.
Scaly-breasted Munia
Spice Finch
Scaly-breasted Munia
A sociable bird, male and female have similar plumage but males often have darker markings.