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Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus) complete detail

Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus) complete detail. Description of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Classification of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Identification of Purple Sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus). Habit and habitat of Purple sunbird. They inhabit thin forests, but are also found in gardens and even in dense urban areas, where they are usually observed near flowering shrubs and trees. Purple Sunbird has a relatively short bill, …

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Asian pied starling (Gracupica contra) complete detail – updated

Asian pied starling (Gracupica contra) complete detail – updated. Description and classification of Asian pied starling (Gracupica contra). Habit and habitat Asian pied starling. Asian pied starling, usually found in small groups mainly on the plains and low foothills. Asian pied starling has a yellowish bill with a bright orange-red base. Asian pied starling is strikingly marked in black and white, with long legs. The flight is …

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State animal of Jammu and Kashmir complete detail – updated

State animal of Jammu and Kashmir  (Kashmir stag) complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Jammu and Kashmir. Classification of Kashmir stag. Habit and habitat of Kashmir stag. Name of the state animal of Jammu and Kashmir is Kashmir stag. They prefers to live in dense riverside forest areas. Kashmir stag is a social animal. They also feed on Lichens, Mosses, Ferns, …

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Crested bunting (Melophus lathami) Yuvaraaj – complete detail

Crested bunting (Melophus lathami) Yuvaraaj – complete detail. Crested bunting (Melophus lathami) complete detail. Classification of Crested bunting (Melophus lathami). Habit and habitat of Crested bunting. Crested bunting generally found in Open, bush and rock-covered mountainsides, open country sometimes also cultivation. The call is a soft, somewhat squeaky, repeated tip or tup, monotonous song, which is more emphatic in flight. Breeding takes place sometime between April and August, …

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Description of Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis) Saza

Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis) Saza complete detail. Description of Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis) Saza. Habit and habitat of Serow. Distribution of Serow. They prefer mountainous areas at altitudes of between 200 to 3,050 meter. They are exceedingly active animal. They found from Kashmir to the Mishmi Hills in Assam, eastwards through the hill ranges of Yunan and Szechuan, the hills of Burma, Siam, Malay Peninsula, and Sumatra. …

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State bird of West Bengal – complete detail – updated

State bird of West Bengal – complete detail – updated.  Description of State bird of West Bengal. Name of the State bird of West Bengal is  White throated Kingfisher. White-throated kingfishers is the most familiar of our kingfishers. They are common in agricultural areas, swamps, marshes, near ponds, lakes, in parklands and in mangrove swamps. White-throated kingfishers has a bright blue back. The large legs …

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Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica) complete detail – updated

Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica) complete detail – updated. Description of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica). Classification of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica). Habit and habitat of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica). Asiatic Lions are found inhabiting open grasslands and forests of India, including scrub jungles. Lions can live in forested, shrubby, mountainous, and semi-desert habitats. Local name of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica) is Sher. They generally feeds on …

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State animal of Uttar Pradesh – complete detail – updated

State animal of Uttar Pradesh – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Uttar Pradesh. Name of the State animal of Uttar Pradesh is Swamp deer. They prefer tall grasslands and open habitats. They found in swampland and a variety of forest types ranging from dry to moist deciduous to evergreen. The weight of male Barasingha is between 150 to 280 kg, and weight of …

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State bird of Tripura – complete detail – updated

State bird of Tripura – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Tripura. Name of State bird of Tripura is Green imperial pigeon. Habit and habitat of Green imperial pigeon. They prefer evergreen areas, wooded habitats and primary and secondary forests up to 1000 meter. They also found in mangrove areas and open country with scattered trees. Green imperial pigeon is a beautiful and large arboreal …

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Description of Great Indian bustard – Godawan

Great Indian bustard – Godawan complete detail. Description of Great Indian bustard – Godawan. Classification of Great Indian bustard. Habit and habitat Great Indian bustard. They are usually excessively shy and wary. 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 …

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