The Fork-tailed Drongo Dicrurus adsimilis is known to prey on Bronze Manniken Lonchura cucullata (Dean, 2005). This paper discusses this behaviour with photographic evidence. It also notes the capturing of the 2 other species of Mannikin by the aggressor.
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