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State bird of Tripura – complete detail – updated

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State bird of Tripura – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Tripura. Name of State bird of Tripura is Green imperial pigeon. Habit and habitat of Green imperial pigeon.  They prefer evergreen areas, wooded habitats and primary and secondary forests up to 1000 meter. They also found in mangrove areas and open country with scattered trees. Green imperial pigeon is a beautiful and large …

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Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus) complete detail

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Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus) complete detail. Description of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Classification of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Identification of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). They inhabit thin forests, but are also found in gardens and even in dense urban areas, where they are usually observed near flowering shrubs and trees. Habit and habitat of Purple sunbird. Purple Sunbird has a relatively short bill, …

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Description of Yellow footed green pigeon – Treron phoenicoptera

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Yellow footed green pigeon (Treron phoenicoptera) – complete detail. Description of Yellow footed green pigeon (Treron phoenicoptera) Hariyal. Habit and habitat of Yellow footed green pigeon. Distribution of Yellow footed green pigeon. Size of adult Yellow footed green pigeon is between 29 to 33 cm. They have yellowish olive-green body, duller above with a blue grey crown. They prefer semi evergreen forests. They are …

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State bird of Maharashtra – complete detail – updated

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State bird of Maharashtra – complete detail – updated. Description of state bird  of Maharashtra. Name of the State bird of Maharashtra is Yellow footed green pigeon. The breeding season is between March to June.  During the courtship the male puffs out his throat and breast, lowers his wings, ruffles out his feathers, then prances solemnly up and down the branch, continually bowing his …

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Common buzzard (Buteo buteo) complete detail – updated

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Common buzzard (Buteo buteo) complete detail – updated. Description of Common buzzard (Buteo buteo). Classification of Common buzzard (Buteo buteo). Habit and habitat of Common buzzard (Buteo buteo). They prefer tree cover, woodland, bushes, farmland, and moors for nesting and roosting.  The size of adult Common buzzard is between 45 to 57 cm. The weight of adult is between 450 to 1400 …

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Indian roller (Coracias benghalensis) – Neelkanth – complete detail

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Indian roller (Coracias benghalensis) – Neelkanth – complete detail. Description of Indian roller (Coracias benghalensis) – Neelkanth. Classification of Indian roller. Habit and habitat of Indian roller. Indian roller, generally found in cultivation, thin forest and grassland. They are mostly found near the edges of the forest rathe, than deep forest. They are also spotted in urban and suburban areas. Local name of Indian roller …

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Yellow throated bulbul (Pycnonotus xantholaemus) complete detail

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Yellow throated bulbul (Pycnonotus xantholaemus) complete detail – updated. Description of Yellow throated bulbul (Pycnonotus xantholaemus). Classification and Habit and habitat of Yellow throated bulbul (Pycnonotus xantholaemus). Yellow throated bulbuls are found on scrub habitats on steep, rocky hills many of which are threatened by granite quarrying. The Yellow throated bulbul is a beautiful bird, with short and slender neck. Size between 18 …

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Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura) complete detail – updated

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Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura) complete detail – updated. Description of Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura) Nawarang. Classification of Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura). The Pitta is a bird of well-wooded and scrubby country.  It is mainly terrestrial in habits, but roosts at night in low trees. It is fond of nullahs and ravines with plenty of undergrowth, deciduous as well as evergreen, and is met with both near …

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Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis) Complete detail

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Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis) Complete detail – updated. Description of Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis). Classification of Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis). Habit and habitat of Southern grey shrike. Southern Grey Shrike favors open country of various kinds, from semi-desert to farmland, and from health and bogs to partly forest tundra, with scattered trees, bushes or scrubs. It needs open areas……………. Size of …

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