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State bird of Chhattisgarh (Hill myna) – complete detail – updated

State bird of Chhattisgarh (Hill myna) – complete detail – updated. What is the name of state bird of Chhattisgarh. Description of state bird of Chhattisgarh. Distribution of hill myna. Hill myna is a omnivorous bird. Habit and habitat of hill myna. They prefer jungles, evergreen, and wet deciduous forests. They occurs in moist or semi-evergreen forest in lowlands, hills and mountains. Upper parts …

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State bird of Haryana (Black francolin) complete detail – updated

State bird of Haryana (Black francolin) complete detail – updated. What is the name of state bird of Haryana. Description of state bird of Haryana. Habit and habitat of Black francolin. They found in scrubby habitats, with plenty of cultivated crops tall enough to offer shelter and open beneath to provide escape routes and easy travel. Adult male has buffy-brown upper parts with …

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Description of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant – Syrmaticus humiae

Mrs. Hume’s pheasant (Syrmaticus humiae) complete detail. Description of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant – Syrmaticus humiae. Habit and habitat of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant. Distribution of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant. They prefer open areas, forest habitats and the forested mountain areas at 1000 to 2500 meter elevation. Size of adult male Mrs. Hume’s pheasant is between 80 to 90 cm including the tail and the length of female is between …

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Ashy crowned sparrow lark (Eremopterix griseus) complete detail

Ashy crowned sparrow lark (Eremopterix griseus) complete detail. Description of  Ashy crowned sparrow lark (Eremopterix griseus). Classification of  Ashy crowned sparrow lark (Eremopterix griseus). Habit and habitat of Ashy crowned sparrow lark. They prefer open dry habitats. They found in stubble, scrub, plains in open land with bare ground, grass, waste-land, riverside sand and tidal flats on the coast. The bill of ashy crowned sparrow lark …

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Rose colored starling (Pastor roseus) complete detail – updated

Rose colored starling (Pastor roseus) complete detail – updated. Description of rose colored starling (Pastor roseus) rosy starling. Classification of Rose colored starling (Pastor roseus). Habit and habitat of Rose colored starling. Rose coloured starling is a social bird generally found in large groups, occasionally in small groups or in pairs. Rose coloured starling have nape feathers hackled and elongate, forming long erectile crest. Dorsal surface of wing feather dark brown and iridescent …

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Hill myna (Gracula religiosa) complete detail – updated

Hill myna (Gracula religiosa) complete detail – updated. Description of Hill myna (Gracula religiosa). Classification of Hill myna (Gracula religiosa). Habit and habitat of Hill myna. They prefer jungles, evergreen, and wet deciduous forests. They occurs in moist or semi-evergreen forest in lowlands,  hills and mountains.  Upper parts are green-glossed black, with bright orange-yellow patches of naked skin and fleshy wattles on the side of …

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Green bee eater (Merops orientalis) complete detail – updated

Green bee eater (Merops orientalis) complete detail – updated. Description of Green bee eater (Merops orientalis). Local name – Bahira popat. Classification of Green bee eater (Merops orientalis). Habit and habitat of Green bee eater (Merops orientalis). The little green bee-eater predominantly inhabits arid woodlands with scattered trees and bare soil or sand. The green bee eater is mostly bronze-green, with golden-green crown and nape, …

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Black Shouldered Kite (Elanus axillaris) complete detail

Black Shouldered Kite (Elanus axillaris) complete detail. Description of Black Shouldered Kite (Elanus axillaris). Classification of Black Shouldered Kite (Elanus axillaris). Habit and habitat of Black Shouldered Kite. The black shouldered kite occurs in open woodland, grassland and farmland, particularly in areas with scattered trees. This species can also be found on coastal sand dunes, particularly in the south and west of its …

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National bird of India (Peacock) complete detail – updated

National bird of India (Peacock) complete detail – updated. Description of Peacock (Pavo cristatus). Local name of Peacock (Pavo cristatus) is Mor. Classification of Peacock (Pavo cristatus). Habit and habitat of Peacock (Pavo cristatus). Peacocks are commonly found in dry and forest areas.  Indian peacock has long, strong, grayish-brown legs equipped for running away into brush for safety. Their necks and breasts are a bright blue, golden feathers line …

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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 golden …

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