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Common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) complete detail – updated

Common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) complete detail – updated. Description of Common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis). Classification of Common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis). Habit and habitat of Common kingfisher. Common kingfisher is commonly found by streams, village tanks, roadside puddles, kutclui wells, brackish backwaters.  Common kingfisher is a medium sized colorful bird. Upper parts are bright metallic blue, including the head. The flight of the Kingfisher is rapid. They are omnivores. Both …

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State bird of Tamil Nadu (Emerald dove) complete detail – updated

State bird of Tamil Nadu (Emerald dove) complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Tamil Nadu. Name of the state bird of Tamil Nadu is Emerald dove. Habit and habitat of Emerald dove. They usually occur singly, pairs or in small groups. They prefer forests, woodlands, farms, gardens, and mangrove areas. Emerald dove is a beautiful bird. Size of adult Emerald dove is between 23 …

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Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus) complete detail

Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus) complete detail – updated. Description of Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus). Classification of Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus). Habit and habitat of Asian koel. They prefers staying in a dense thick forest with thick trees and bamboos, light woodland and cultivation areas. Size of adult Asian koel is between 38 to 46 cm including the tail. The weight of adult is …

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Bank myna (Acridotheres ginginianus) complete detail – updated

Bank myna (Acridotheres ginginianus) complete detail – updated. Description of Bank myna (Acridotheres ginginianus) Ganga myna. Classification of Bank myna (Acridotheres ginginianus) Ganga myna. Habit and habitat of Bank myna.  Generally found amongst rocks, in open country and around human habitations, often near tea stalls and markets. They also found near water and their usual habitat is cultivated farmland and open country. Both sexes are similar in …

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Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) complete detail

Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) complete detail – updated. Description of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus). Habit and habitat of Black Drongo. Local name of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) is Bhujanga. Classification of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus). Habit and Habitat of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus).   Generally found in open areas, savanna’s and countries. It lives in open forests, habitation, farmlands and slightly wooded habitats, near water. It may be found …

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Blue cheeked bee eater (Merops persicus) complete detail

Blue cheeked bee eater (Merops persicus) complete detail – updated. Description of Blue cheeked bee eater (Merops persicus) – Bada patringa. Classification of Blue cheeked bee eater (Merops persicus). Habit and habitat of Blue cheeked bee eater (Merops persicus). The blue-cheeked bee-eater, generally found in forest, Savannah, grassland, wetland, desert, coastal and artificial habitats. Blue-cheeked Bee-Eater has bright green plumage and rufous-chestnut throat, with yellow only on …

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Description of Blyth’s tragopan – Tragopan blythii

Blyth’s tragopan (Tragopan blythii) complete detail. Description of Blyth’s tragopan – Tragopan blythii. Habit and habitat of Blyth’s tragopan. Distribution of Blyth’s tragopan. Habit and habitat of Blyth’s tragopan. They prefer wooded areas, undergrowth of evergreen forests, and other dark, quiet places. They also found in densely wooded valleys and hillsides.  Size of adult male is between 65 to 70 cm, and the size of …

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Grey francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus) complete detail – updated

Grey francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus) complete detail. Description of Grey francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus). Habit and habitat of Grey francolin. Classification of Grey francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus).  Identification of Grey francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus).  The Grey Partridge inhabits dry, open grass and thorny-scrub country interspersed with cultivation, and avoids heavy forest and humid tracts. It is commonly found on the outskirts of villages. They are mostly …

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State animal of Arunachal Pradesh – complete detail – updated

State animal of Arunachal Pradesh – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Arunachal Pradesh – Gayal – Mithun – Bos frontalis. What is the name of State animal of Arunachal Pradesh. Habit and habitat of Gayal. Gayal are found in Nepal, India to Indochina, and the Malay Peninsula. They found in small groups and usually contain one adult male and several females …

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State bird of Arunachal Pradesh – complete detail – updated

State bird of Arunachal Pradesh – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Arunachal Pradesh. The name of State bird of Arunachal Pradesh is Great hornbill (Buceros bicornis). Habit and habitat of Great hornbill. Generally found in the canopy of the rainforest and wet, tall, evergreen forests. They can find shelter in the holes of the trees, and may cover large …

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