PHOTO GALLERY |
NATURE & GASTRONOMY
White Wagtail (male Amur Wagtail)
White Wagtail is a bird which in Thai
is called nok um
This translates as
and refers to the shape of the black patch on it's breast, which is reminiscent of a monk's alms bowl (fig.).
This particular male bird, spotted in Old
Sukhothai, apparently has one of its legs missing. See also List of Thai Animal Names.
INDEX BIRDS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA
See also WILDLIFE PICTURES.
Attractions Per Province
Map of Thailand
Bangkok & The Provinces
Proverbs & Idioms