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White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens) – Complete detail


White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens) – Complete detail – updated. Description of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens). Classification of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens).  Local name of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens) is Bhujanga. Habit and habitat of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens). Generally, inhabits well-wooded deciduous tracts, bamboos, light forests, hill and plain, and avoids cultivation and treeless country as well as heavy evergreen forest. The tail is long and deeply forked. Dicrurus caerulescens has a pale …

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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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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. Nests are found in trees, stumps, and small bushes, usually in an abandoned nest …

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Eurasian golden oriole (Oriolus oriolus) Complete detail


Eurasian golden oriole (Oriolus oriolus) Complete detail – updated. Description of Eurasian golden oriole (Oriolus oriolus). Classification of Eurasian golden oriole (Oriolus oriolus). Habit and habitat of Eurasian golden oriole (Oriolus oriolus). The Golden Oriole is a migratory and generally quite solitary bird. They found in well-timbered forests, and woodland, along with parks, orchards and gardens. Local name – Peelak. Size of Eurasian golden oriole is between 22 cm to 25 cm including the tail. Eurasian …

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Black winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus) complete detail


Black winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus) complete detail. Description of Black winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus). Classification of Black winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus). Habit and habitat of  Black winged Stilt. They usually found in small groups. Identification of Black winged Stilt. Males have a black back, often with greenish gloss. Females’ backs have a brown hue, contrasting with the black remiges. Both sexes are similar, and the …

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Painted Sandgrouse (Pterocles Indicus) Complete detail


Painted Sandgrouse (Pterocles Indicus) Complete detail. Description of Painted Sandgrouse (Pterocles Indicus) – Bhat teetar. Classification of Painted Sandgrouse (Pterocles Indicus). Habit and habitat of Painted Sandgrouse. They found in dry regions in rough grassland, rocky areas and scrub and feeds mainly on seeds. It is gregarious and…………. Local name of Painted Sandgrouse (Pterocles Indicus) is Bhat teetar. The painted Sandgrouse is a plump ground-dwelling bird …

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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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State bird of Jammu and Kashmir – complete detail – updated


State bird of Jammu and Kashmir – complete detail – updated. Description of state bird of Jammu and Kashmir. Name of the state bird of Jammu and Kashmir is Black necked crane. Habit and habitat of Black necked crane. They found at high elevation during summer, between 2900 and 4500 meters………….. The color of body is whitish-grey, with black head and red crown …

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Forest Owlet (Athene blewitti) complete detail – updated


Forest Owlet (Athene blewitti) complete detail. Description of Forest Owlet (Athene blewitti). Classification of Forest Owlet (Athene blewitti). Identification of Forest Owlet. Habit and habitat of Forest Owlet. Forest owlet’s preferred habitat is the dry deciduous teak forests.  The cheeks of the Forest Owlet thus contrast little with the surrounding areas, and the face has a blander expression and is mostly paler. The cheeks of the …

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State bird of Madhya Pradesh – complete detail – updated


State bird of Madhya Pradesh – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Madhya Pradesh. Name of state bird of Madhya Pradesh is Asian paradise flycatcher.  Asian paradise flycatcher is a beautiful bird. Size of adult Asian paradise flycatcher is between 18 to 22 cm. They prefer thick forests and well-wooded habitats. They also found in forest, gardens, shady groves, …

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