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Great hornbill (Buceros bicornis) complete detail – updated

Great hornbill (Buceros bicornis) complete detail – updated. Description of Great hornbill (Buceros bicornis). Classification of Great hornbill (Buceros bicornis). Distribution of Great hornbill (Buceros bicornis). Habit and habitat of Great hornbill. Generally found in the canopy of the rainforest and wet, tall, evergreen forests. Size between 90 cm to 130 cm. The weight of adult is between 2.5 kg. to 4.0 kg., and …

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State bird of Uttar Pradesh -complete detail – updated

State bird of Uttar Pradesh – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Uttar Pradesh. Name of State bird of Uttar Pradesh is Sarus crane. Habit and habitat of Sarus crane. They prefer wetlands areas.  The Sarus crane is the tallest flying bird in the world, standing at a height of up to 180 cm. During courtship displays, female utters two calls while male gives …

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Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura) complete detail – updated

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. The Pitta’s call is a two-part whistle, a ‘keee-kee’ note uttered mostly in the………….. It is mainly terrestrial in habits, but roosts at night in low trees. It is fond of nullahs and ravines with …

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Common buzzard (Buteo buteo) complete detail – updated

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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State bird of Gujarat (Greater flamingo) complete detail – updated

State bird of Gujarat (Greater flamingo) complete detail – updated. What is the name of State bird of Gujarat. Description of State bird of Gujarat. They inhabits relatively shallow water bodies, including saline lagoons, salt pans, estuaries, and large saline or alkaline lakes. Greater flamingo is generally known as carnivore bird, they feed on nematodes, worms, crabs, molluscs, crustaceans, insects and larvae, and even …

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Description of Asian paradise flycatcher – Terpsiphone paradisi

Asian paradise flycatcher (Terpsiphone paradisi) complete detail – updated. Description of Asian paradise flycatcher – Terpsiphone paradisi. Classification of Asian paradise flycatcher. Habit and habitat of Asian paradise flycatcher. They prefer thick forests and well-wooded habitats. They also found in forest, gardens, shady groves light deciduous jungle, and bamboo ravines. Distribution of Asian paradise flycatcher. Asian paradise flycatcher is a beautiful bird. Size of adult Asian paradise flycatcher …

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Description of Yellow footed green pigeon – Treron phoenicoptera

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. They prefer semi evergreen forests deciduous forest, wooded habitats and secondary forests up to 800 meter. They commonly found in road side trees particularly Banyan and Peepal trees. Also visits gardens even inside towns. They also …

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State Bird of Telangana (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated

State Bird of Telangana (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated. Description of State Bird of Telangana. Name of State Bird of Telangana is Indian roller. Indian Roller is a omnivorous bird. Indian roller, generally found in cultivation, thin forest and grassland. Habit and habitat of India roller. They are mostly found near the edges of the forest rather than deep forest. Local name of Indian roller is Neelkanth. Size …

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State bird of Maharashtra – complete detail – updated

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. Habit and habitat of Yellow footed green pigeon. They prefer semi evergreen forests, deciduous forest, wooded habitats and secondary forests up to 800 meter. They commonly found in road side trees particularly Banyan and Peepal trees. Also visits…………. …

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Description of Sooty tern – Onychoprion fuscatus

Sooty tern (Onychoprion fuscatus) – complete detail – updated. Description of Sooty tern – Onychoprion fuscatus. Sooty tern is a beautiful bird. Habit and habitat of Sooty tern. They prefer tropical oceans and some sub-tropical regions. The Sooty Tern occurs in flat and open, and often heavily vegetated.  Adult Sooty tern has blackish crown and hind neck, and upper parts. The underparts are …

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