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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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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 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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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. Upper parts are green-glossed black, with bright orange-yellow patches of naked skin and fleshy …

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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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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. These birds are particularly found in bamboo and thin tree jungle. The tail …

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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.  Oriental magpie robin is …

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Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis) complete detail – updated

Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis) complete detail – updated. Description of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis). Classification of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis). Habit and habitat of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis).  The Black-necked Crane has an exclusive range between the altitudes of 3500 meters to 5500 meters in the tablelands of Central Asia. These Cranes have been recorded from …

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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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