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

State bird of Meghalaya (Hill myna) – complete detail – updated. Description of state bird of Meghalaya. Name of state bird of Meghalaya is Hill myna. Habit and habitat of Hill myna. They prefer jungles, evergreen, and wet deciduous forests.  Size between 28 cm. to 30 cm. and weigh between 200 to 250 g. Upper parts are green-glossed black, with bright orange-yellow patches …

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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 Forest Owlet …

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Eurasian collared dove (Streptopelia decaocto) complete detail

Eurasian collared dove (Streptopelia decaocto) complete detail – updated. Description of Eurasian collared dove (Camedi). Local name of Eurasian collared dove is Camedi. Classification of Eurasian collared dove (Streptopelia decaocto). This is one of the commonest doves of the plains, very plentiful in certain areas and rather inexplicably scarce in others. It loves open, cultivated—though essentially…………  Habit and habitat of Eurasian …

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Description of Blood pheasant – Ithaginis cruentus

Blood pheasant (Ithaginis cruentus) complete detail. Description of Blood pheasant – Ithaginis cruentus. Classification of Blood pheasant. Habit and habitat of Blood pheasant. They prefer scrub areas, coniferous and mixed forests. These birds are secretive, shy and suspicious of humans. Believed to be monogamous, but polygamy and polyandry reported. Sometime found in small……… They move their range depending on the seasons, and are found at …

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State animal of Assam – complete detail – updated

State animal of Assam – complete detail – updated. What is the name of state animal of Assam. State animal of Assam – One horned rhinoceros. Description of One horned rhinoceros. Classification of rhinoceros. The preferred habitat of an Indian Rhinoceros is alluvial flood plains, grasslands, but has also been known to occur in adjacent swamps and forests. Habit and habitat of One horned rhinoceros. Indian Rhinoceros …

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