In the late afternoon of the 27th I paid a short visit to the King's Project at Lampakbia.
As I drove in to the project something flew across the road in front of me. It looked very weirD and not like anything that I could ID on the spot. I stopped the car and managed to get a couple of shots.
Tossing different ideas around: Grey-headed Long-tailed shrike in a molting stake?, mantle of Burmese, eye mask from Brown, etc, I concluded 'this is weird'.
Yesterday i posted the image on a FB group. After some deliBeration it seemed that a lot pointed towards a Bay-backed Shrike, a bird that is not on the official Thai bird list.
On the day following, Philip D. Round paid a visit to the site and confirmed the ID. A 1st for Thailand!