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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). 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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State Bird of Karnataka (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated

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State Bird of Karnataka (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated. Description of State Bird of Karnataka. Name of State Bird of Karnataka is Indian roller.  They are mostly found near the edges of the forest rather than deep forest. They are also spotted in urban and suburban areas and prefers open ground, cultivated fields, local parks and cities at lower elevation. The breast of Indian …

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State animal of Chhattisgarh – complete detail – updated

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State animal of Chhattisgarh – complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Chhattisgarh. Name of the state animal of Chhattisgarh is Asian water buffalo. Classification of Asian water buffalo. Habit and habitat of State animal of Chhattisgarh. Water buffalos are found in grasslands, alluvial plains, and marshes, although they may use woodlands for shelter. Weight of adult Asian water buffalo is between 600 kg to …

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Description of White orange tip butterfly – Ixias marianne

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White orange tip butterfly (Ixias marianne) complete detail. Description of White orange tip butterfly – Ixias marianne. Classification of White orange tip butterfly (Ixias marianne). Habit and habitat of  White orange tip butterfly (Ixias marianne).  They prefer scrub-lands, dry deciduous forests, and open plains. They also found in savannahs, woodlands, open areas, beach hinterlands, agricultural land and mixed deciduous forests. The color of antennae’s is reddish brown and the head and thorax anteriorly are …

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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. They prefer wooded habitats, light open forests, groves, cultivation areas………… 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 …

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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 farms, residential, and urban areas. Both sexes are …

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State animal of Uttarakhand – Complete detail – updated

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State animal of Uttarakhand – Complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Uttarakhand. Name of state animal of Uttarakhand is Musk deer. Habit and habitat of musk deer. They prefer meadows, shrub lands and fir forests on high altitude plateaus above 2000 meters. The weight of adult White-bellied musk deer is between 11 to 18 kg. Head to body length measures about …

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Rose colored starling (Pastor roseus) complete detail – updated

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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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Green bee eater (Merops orientalis) complete detail – updated

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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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State animal of Odisha – complete detail – updated

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State animal of Odisha – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Odisha. Name of the State animal of Odisha is Sambar. Habit and habitat of Sambar. They prefer forest, marshy and wooded areas.  They have excellent senses of hearing and smell. The weight of adult Sambar is between 100 to 320 kg. Head to body length measures about 150 to 270 …

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