Breaking News
Home » Fauna » Birds (page 5)

Birds

Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica) complete detail – updated

Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica) complete detail – updated. Description of Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica). Classification of Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica). Identification of Indian silverbill . Habit and habitat of Indian silverbill. They prefer dry open country and cultivation. Indian silverbill inhabits dry, open, cultivated as well as sparse scrub-and-bush country, and avoids………..  The black central tail feathers are slightly elongated, and …

Read More »

State bird of Bihar (House sparrow) – complete detail – updated

State bird of Bihar (House sparrow) – complete detail – updated. What is the name of State bird of Bihar. Description of State bird of Bihar. Habit and habitat of House sparrow. They are closely associated with human habitation and cultivation and like areas that have been modified by humans, including farms, residential, and urban areas…………. Both sexes are grayish brown with black streaks …

Read More »

State bird of West Bengal – complete detail – updated

State bird of West Bengal – complete detail – updated.  Description of State bird of West Bengal. Name of the State bird of West Bengal is  White throated Kingfisher. White-throated kingfishers is the most familiar of our kingfishers. They are common in agricultural areas, swamps, marshes, near ponds, lakes, in parklands and in mangrove swamps. White-throated kingfishers has a bright blue back. The large legs …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

State bird of Lakshadweep – complete detail – updated

State bird of Lakshadweep – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Lakshadweep. Name of State bird of Lakshadweep is Sooty tern. Sooty Tern is a social bird. They found in large groups. Habit and habitat of Sooty Tern. They prefer tropical oceans, and some sub-tropical regions. Size of adult sooty tern is between 33 to 45 cm including the tail. …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

Common tailorbird (Orthotomus sutorius) complete detail

Common tailorbird (Orthotomus sutorius) complete detail. Description of Common tailorbird (Orthotomus sutorius) – Tuntuni. Classification of Common tailorbird (Orthotomus sutorius). Habit and habitat of Common tailorbird.  The Common Tailorbird lives in deciduous forests, scrub lands, mangroves, open woodlands, urban parks and gardens. Common Tailorbird is very active when foraging and hopping into vegetation of wooded habitat, searching for insects. This bird flicks continuously its …

Read More »

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…………. Size of adult Yellow footed green pigeon is between 29 to …

Read More »

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. The timing of breeding is variable in most of the tropics and subtropics (season varies with location and may occur …

Read More »