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State bird of Goa (Flame-throated Bulbul) complete detail – updated

State bird of Goa (Flame-throated Bulbul) complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Goa. Name of State bird of Goa is Flame-throated Bulbul or Ruby-throated Yellow Bulbul. Habit and habitat of Flame-throated Bulbul. They prefer dry-deciduous and scrub forests with stunted vegetation on the hilly slopes. They occurs in the lowlands and foothills of the Ghats up to 900m, rarely to1200m. Flame-throated …

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Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker (Dendrocopos mahrattensis) detail

Dendrocopos mahrattensis (Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker) complete detail. Description of Dendrocopos mahrattensis (Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker). Classification of Dendrocopos mahrattensis (Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker). Habit and habitat of  Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker. Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker frequents open scrub country, light deciduous forest, mango orchards and groves of trees. It avoids heavy evergreen jungle……………. Identification of Dendrocopos mahrattensis (Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker). Size between 16 cm to 20 cm. Yellow-Crowned Woodpecker have long, stout, …

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State bird of Himachal Pradesh – complete detail – updated

State bird of Himachal Pradesh (Western tragopan) complete detail – updated. What is the name of state bird of Himachal Pradesh. They prefer little-disturbed temperate coniferous and deciduous forests. Habit and habitat of Western tragopan.  Description of state bird of Himachal Pradesh. Size of adult male is between 65 to 73 cm, and the size of female is between 55 to 65 cm.  The …

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State bird of Jharkhand (Asian koel) complete detail – updated

State bird of Jharkhand (Asian koel) complete detail – updated. Description of state bird of Jharkhand. Name of state bird of Jharkhand is Asian koel. The Asian koel is a bird of light woodland and cultivation. They prefers staying in a dense thick forest with thick trees and bamboos, light woodland and cultivation areas. Color of adult male Asian koel is glossy bluish-black …

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

State Bird of Odisha (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated. Description of State Bird of Odisha. Name of State Bird of Odisha is Indian roller. Habit and habitat of Indian roller. They generally found in cultivation, thin forest and grassland. Size of Indian roller is between 25 cm to 35 cm including the tail. The Weight of adult is between 70 g. to 100 g. Indian Roller …

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Coppersmith barbet (Megalaima haemacephala) complete detail

Coppersmith barbet (Megalaima haemacephala) complete detail – updated. Description and classification of Coppersmith barbet (Megalaima haemacephala) Chhota vasant-Tuktukiya. Habit and habitat of Coppersmith barbet. They prefer gardens, groves and sparse woodland. Coppersmith barbet has large head, large head is very colorful. Forehead is red. Crown and nape are green. It has yellow patches above and below the eye. Coppersmith Barbet feed on various fruits such as figs, …

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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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Plum headed parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) complete detail

Plum headed parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) complete detail. Description of Plum headed parakeet – Lal sir wala tota – Tuiya. Local name – Lal sir wala tota – Tuiya. Classification of Plum headed parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala).  Habit and habitat of Plum headed parakeet. They preferred habitats are the forest areas and open woodland. These birds live in flocks and are very social. They have a pleasant …

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Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) complete detail

Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) complete detail – updated. Description of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis). Classification of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis). Local name of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) is Doyel.  Habit and habitat of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis). The Oriental Magpie Robin is found in open woodland, cultivated areas often close to human habitations. They prefer open areas such as mangroves, gardens, cultivated areas. Young birds have scaly …

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State bird of Uttarakhand – Complete detail – updated

State bird of Uttarakhand – Complete detail – updated. Description of state bird of Uttarakhand. Name of state bird of Uttarakhand is Himalayan monal. Habit and habitat of Himalayan monal. They prefer open, coniferous or mixed forests resplendent with rhododendron and bamboo. Himalayan monal is a colorful bird. Size of adult Himalayan monal is between 60 to 72 cm. The weight of adult is between 1.70 to 2.40 …

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