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State bird of Tripura – complete detail – updated

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

Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus) complete detail. Description of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Classification of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Identification of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Habit and habitat of Purple sunbird. 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. Purple Sunbird has a relatively short bill, …

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Description of Great Indian bustard – Godawan

Great Indian bustard – Godawan complete detail. Description of Great Indian bustard – Godawan. Classification of Great Indian bustard. Habit and habitat Great Indian bustard. They are usually excessively shy and wary. Godawan mostly found in arid and semi-arid grasslands. The Indian Bustard is usually found singly or in 2 or 3 or sometime more. Size: Male size between 90 to 120 …

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White Throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis) complete detail

White Throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis) complete detail.  Description of White Throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis). Classification of White Throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis).  Habit and habitat of White Throated Kingfisher. White-throated kingfishers is the most familiar of our kingfishers. It is usually met with single in the neighborhood of inundated paddy-fields, ponds-, puddles, kittclui wells and on the sandy seashore, both near and away from …

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State bird of Punjab (Northern goshawk) complete detail – updated

State bird of Punjab (Northern goshawk) complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Punjab. Name of the State bird of Punjab is Northern goshawk. Habit and habitat of Northern goshawk. They prefer wooded areas, open woods, deciduous, coniferous and mixed forests.  Size of adult male Northern goshawk is between 45 to 60 cm and the length of female is between is between 55 to …

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Description of Sarus crane – Grus antigone – Saras

Sarus crane – Grus antigone complete detail. Description of Sarus crane – Grus antigone – Saras. Classification of Sarus crane. Habit and habitat of Sarus crane. They prefer wetlands areas. They also found in cultivated areas, canals, ponds, and marshes. During dry season, Sarus Crane is found in shallow wetlands, cultivated fields, and wet grasslands. They roost in shallow water, where they may be safe from some ground …

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