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State bird of Himachal Pradesh – complete detail – updated

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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. Nesting and breeding season is between April to June. Age of sexual maturity is between 1.5 to 2 years. Description of state bird of Himachal Pradesh. Size of adult male is between …

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State Bird of Rajasthan – complete detail – updated

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State Bird of Rajasthan – complete detail – updated. State Bird of Rajasthan – Great Indian bustard (Godawan). Description of state bird of Rajasthan. Classification of Great Indian bustard. Godawan mostly found in arid and semi-arid grasslands. The Indian Bustard is usually found singly or in 2 or 3 or sometime more. Size: Male size between 90 to 120 cm to top of crown and …

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Rose ringed parakeet or Parrot (Psittacula krameri) complete detail

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Rose ringed parakeet or Parrot (Psittacula krameri) complete detail. Description of parrot – tota – Rose ringed parakeet (Psittacula krameri). Detail of parrot or tota. Local name of Rose ringed parakeet is tota. Classification of Rose ringed parakeet or Parrot (Psittacula krameri). Habit and habitat of Rose ringed parakeet. Rose-ringed Parakeet has yellow-green plumage, long, graduated tail and broad, rounded and hooked …

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Description of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant – Syrmaticus humiae

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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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Hill myna (Gracula religiosa) complete detail – updated

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Hill myna (Gracula religiosa) complete detail – updated. Description of Hill myna (Gracula religiosa). Classification of Hill myna (Gracula religiosa). 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 its head and nape. Habit …

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Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica) Complete detail – updated

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Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica) Complete detail – updated. Description of Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica). Classification of Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica). Habit and habitat of  Jungle bush quail. They prefer dry grasslands, but can also be found in wooded areas.  Jungle bush quail  have dark brown ear coverts and their chestnut-brown chin and throat patch is bordered by a pale yellowish band with …

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

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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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Black winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus) complete detail

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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.  The Black winged Stilt is …

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Grey headed myna (Sturnia malabarica) complete detail – updated

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Grey headed myna (Sturnia malabarica) complete detail – updated. Description of Grey headed myna (Sturnia malabarica) Chestnut-tailed starling. Classification of Grey headed myna. Habit and habitat of Grey headed myna.  Crown, hind neck and sides of face are silver-grey, the feathers elongate and hackled, with pale shafts producing streaking. They prefer wooded habitats. Nesting and breeding season is between March to July.  They builds a a …

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

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State bird of Delhi (House sparrow) – complete detail – updated. What is the name of State bird of Delhi. Description of State bird of Delhi. House Sparrow is a social (gregarious) bird. 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……….. Both sexes are grayish brown with black …

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