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Arid northwest, Central highlands Eastern Himalayas, Gangetic plain, Northeast, Southeast. Southwest. Uttar Pradesh, Western Himalayas.

Photo  by kutticreate June 13, 2007 A familier but fantastic bird. India's national bird.

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy Flickr? some rights reserved

Credit Researcher Akshay Dashrath

 

Number of species: 1302

 

Number of endemics: 42

 

Number of breeding endemics: 3

 

Number of globally threatened species: 82

 

Number of introduced species: 1

 

See also: http://delhibird.net

 

 

 

Hindi Names

 

GAVIIFORMES: Gaviidae

     

Arctic Loon

Gavia arctica

   

 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae

 

Little Grebe

Tachybaptus ruficollis

Mukkulippan

 

Red-necked Grebe

Podiceps grisegena

   

Great Crested Grebe

Podiceps cristatus

   

Horned Grebe

Podiceps auritus

   

Eared Grebe 

Podiceps nigricollis

   

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae

 

Yellow-nosed Albatross

Thalassarche chlororhynchos

   

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae

 

Cape Petrel

Daption capense

   

Mascarene Petrel

Pterodroma aterrima

 

Rare/Accidental Critically endangered

Barau's Petrel

Pterodroma baraui

 

Endangered

Bulwer's Petrel

Bulweria bulwerii

   

Jouanin's Petrel

Bulweria fallax

 

Near-threatened

Streaked Shearwater

Calonectris leucomelas

   

Flesh-footed Shearwater

Puffinus carneipes

   

Wedge-tailed Shearwater

Puffinus pacificus

   

Short-tailed Shearwater

Puffinus tenuirostris

   

Audubon's Shearwater

Puffinus lherminieri

   
Tropical Shearwater Puffinus bailloni   Outlying Island

Persian Shearwater

Puffinus persicus

   

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae

 

Wilson's Storm-Petrel

Oceanites oceanicus

   

White-faced Storm-Petrel

Pelagodroma marina

   

Black-bellied Storm-Petrel

Fregetta tropica

 

Rare/Accidental

European Storm-Petrel

Hydrobates pelagicus

   

Swinhoe's Storm-Petrel

Oceanodroma monorhis

   

Matsudaira's Storm-Petrel

Oceanodroma matsudairae

 

Data deficient

 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae

 

Red-billed Tropicbird

Phaethon aethereus

   

Red-tailed Tropicbird

Phaethon rubricauda

   

White-tailed Tropicbird

Phaethon lepturus

   

 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae

 

Great White Pelican

Pelecanus onocrotalus

   

Spot-billed Pelican

Pelecanus philippensis

 

Vulnerable

Dalmatian Pelican

Pelecanus crispus

 

Vulnerable

 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae

 

Abbott's Booby

Sula abbotti

 

Endangered

Masked Booby

Sula dactylatra

   

Red-footed Booby

Sula sula

   

Brown Booby

Sula leucogaster

   

 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae

 

Little Cormorant

Phalacrocorax niger

Neer Kaakka

 

Indian Cormorant

Phalacrocorax fuscicollis

   
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo    

 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae

 

Darter

Anhinga melanogaster

   

 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae

 

Christmas Island Frigatebird

Fregata andrewsi

 

Critically endangered

Great Frigatebird

Fregata minor

   

Lesser Frigatebird

Fregata ariel

   

 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae

 

Grey Heron

Ardea cinerea

Sambal narai

 

White-bellied Heron

Ardea insignis

 

Endangered

Great-billed Heron

Ardea sumatrana

   

Goliath Heron

Ardea goliath

 

Rare/Accidental

Purple Heron

Ardea purpurea

Peria vellai kokku

 

Great Egret

Ardea alba

Chennarai

 

Intermediate Egret

Egretta intermedia

Vellai kokku

 
Little Egret Egretta gularis    

Western Reef-Egret

Egretta garzetta

Chinna vellai kokku

 

Pacific Reef-Egret

Egretta sacra

   

Indian Pond-Heron

Ardeola grayii

Kulattu kokku

 

Chinese Pond-Heron

Ardeola bacchus

   

Cattle Egret

Bubulcus ibis

Unni kokku

 

Striated Heron

Butorides striata

Doshi kokku

 

Black-crowned Night-Heron

Nycticorax nycticorax

Vakka

 

Malayan Night-Heron

Gorsachius melanolophus

   

Yellow Bittern

Ixobrychus sinensis

Manal narai

 

Little Bittern

Ixobrychus minutus

   

Cinnamon Bittern

Ixobrychus cinnamomeus

Manal narai

 

Black Bittern

Ixobrychus flavicollis

Karuppu narai

 

Great Bittern

Botaurus stellaris

   

 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae

 

Painted Stork

Mycteria leucocephala

 

Near-threatened

Asian Openbill

Anastomus oscitans

Naththai kuththi narai

 

Black Stork

Ciconia nigra

   

Woolly-necked Stork

Ciconia episcopus

   

White Stork

Ciconia ciconia

   

Oriental Stork

Ciconia boyciana

 

Endangered

Black-necked Stork

Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus

 

Near-threatened

Lesser Adjutant

Leptoptilos javanicus

 

Vulnerable

Greater Adjutant

Leptoptilos dubius

 

Endangered

 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae

 

Sacred Ibis

Threskiornis aethiopicus

   

Black-headed Ibis

Threskiornis melanocephalus

 

Near-threatened

Red-naped Ibis

Pseudibis papillosa

   

Glossy Ibis

Plegadis falcinellus

   

Eurasian Spoonbill

Platalea leucorodia

   

 
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae

 

Greater Flamingo

Phoenicopterus roseus

   

Lesser Flamingo

Phoenicopterus minor

 

Near-threatened

 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae

 

Fulvous Whistling-Duck

Dendrocygna bicolor

   

Lesser Whistling-Duck

Dendrocygna javanica

   
Mute Swan Cygnus olor    
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus    
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus    

Bean Goose

Anser fabalis

   

Pink-footed Goose

Anser brachyrhynchus

 

Rare/Accidental

Greater White-fronted Goose

Anser albifrons

   

Lesser White-fronted Goose

Anser erythropus

 

Vulnerable

Greylag Goose

Anser anser

   

Bar-headed Goose

Anser indicus

   

Snow Goose

Chen caerulescens

   

Red-breasted Goose

Branta ruficollis

 

Vulnerable

Ruddy Shelduck

Tadorna ferruginea

   

Common Shelduck

Tadorna tadorna

   

White-winged Duck

Cairina scutulata

 

Endangered

Comb Duck

Sarkidiornis melanotos

   

Cotton Pygmy-goose

Nettapus coromandelianus

   

Mandarin Duck

Aix galericulata

 

Rare/Accidental

Gadwall Anas strepera    
Falcated Duck Anas falcata  

Near-threatened

Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope    

Baikal Teal

Anas formosa

 

Vulnerable

Eurasian Teal

Anas crecca

   

Sunda Teal

Anas gibberifrons

   

Andaman Teal

Anas albogularis

 

Outlying islands only

Mallard

Anas platyrhynchos

   

Indian Spot-billed Duck

Anas poecilorhyncha

   

Northern Pintail

Anas acuta

   

Garganey

Anas querquedula

   

Northern Shoveler

Anas clypeata

   

Marbled Teal

Marmaronetta angustirostris

 

Vulnerable

Pink-headed Duck

Rhodonessa caryophyllacea

 

End (c/r) (possibly extinct)

Red-crested Pochard

Netta rufina

   

Common Pochard

Aythya ferina

   

Ferruginous Pochard

Aythya nyroca

 

Near-threatened

Baer's Pochard

Aythya baeri

 

Vulnerable

Tufted Duck

Aythya fuligula

   

Greater Scaup

Aythya marila

   

Long-tailed Duck

Clangula hyemalis

 

Rare/Accidental

White-winged Scoter

Melanitta fusca

 

Rare/Accidental

Common Goldeneye

Bucephala clangula

   

Smew

Mergellus albellus

   

Red-breasted Merganser

Mergus serrator

 

Rare/Accidental

Common Merganser

Mergus merganser

   

White-headed Duck

Oxyura leucocephala

 

Endangered

 
Pandionidae

 

Osprey

Pandion haliaetus

   

 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae

 

Jerdon's Baza

Aviceda jerdoni

   

Black Baza

Aviceda leuphotes

   

Oriental Honey-buzzard

Pernis ptilorhynchus

Ten parundu

 

Black-winged Kite

Elanus caeruleus

   

Red Kite

Milvus milvus

 

Near-threatened

Black Kite

Milvus migrans

Paria parundu

 

Brahminy Kite

Haliastur indus

   

White-bellied Fish-Eagle

Haliaeetus leucogaster

   

Pallas's Sea-Eagle

Haliaeetus leucoryphus

 

Vulnerable

White-tailed Eagle

Haliaeetus albicilla

   

Lesser Fish-Eagle

Ichthyophaga humilis

 

Near-threatened

Grey-headed Fish-Eagle

Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus

 

Near-threatened

Lammergeier

Gypaetus barbatus

   

Egyptian Vulture

Neophron percnopterus

   

White-rumped Vulture

Gyps bengalensis

 

Critically endangered

Slender-billed Vulture

Gyps tenuirostris

 

Critically endangered

Indian Vulture

Gyps indicus

 

Critically endangered

Himalayan Griffon

Gyps himalayensis

   

Eurasian Griffon

Gyps fulvus

   

Red-headed Vulture

Sarcogyps calvus

 

 

Near-threatened

Cinereous Vulture

Aegypius monachus

 

Near-threatened

Short-toed Eagle

Circaetus gallicus

   

Nicobar Serpent-Eagle

Spilornis klossi

 

Outlying islands only Near-threatened

Crested Serpent-Eagle

Spilornis cheela

   

Andaman Serpent-Eagle

Spilornis elgini

 

Outlying islands only Near-threatened

Western Marsh-Harrier

Circus aeruginosus

   

Eastern Marsh-Harrier

Circus spilonotus

 

Rare/Accidental

Northern Harrier

Circus cyaneus

   

Pallid Harrier

Circus macrourus

 

Near-threatened

Pied Harrier

Circus melanoleucos

   

Montagu's Harrier

Circus pygargus

   

Crested Goshawk

Accipiter trivirgatus

   

Shikra

Accipiter badius

   

Nicobar Sparrowhawk

Accipiter butleri

 

Outlying islands only Vulnerable

Chinese Goshawk

Accipiter soloensis

   

Japanese Sparrowhawk

Accipiter gularis

   

Besra

Accipiter virgatus

   

Eurasian Sparrowhawk

Accipiter nisus

   

Northern Goshawk

Accipiter gentilis

   

White-eyed Buzzard

Butastur teesa

   

Eurasian Buzzard

Buteo buteo

   

Long-legged Buzzard

Buteo rufinus

   

Upland Buzzard

Buteo hemilasius

   

Black Eagle

Ictinaetus malayensis

   

Lesser Spotted Eagle

Aquila pomarina

   

Indian Spotted Eagle

Aquila hastata

 

Vulnerable

Greater Spotted Eagle

Aquila clanga

 

Vulnerable

Tawny Eagle

Aquila rapax

   

Steppe Eagle

Aquila nipalensis

   

Imperial Eagle

Aquila heliaca

 

Vulnerable

Golden Eagle

Aquila chrysaetos

   

Bonelli's Eagle

Aquila fasciata

   

Booted Eagle

Hieraaetus pennatus

   

Rufous-bellied Eagle

Aquila kienerii

   

Changeable Hawk-Eagle

Spizaetus cirrhatus

   

Flores Hawk-Eagle

Spizaetus floris

 

Endangered

Mountain Hawk-Eagle

Spizaetus nipalensis

   

 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae

 

Collared Falconet

Microhierax caerulescens

   

Pied Falconet

Microhierax melanoleucos

   

Lesser Kestrel

Falco naumanni

 

Vulnerable

Eurasian Kestrel

Falco tinnunculus

   

Red-necked Falcon

Falco chicquera

   

Red-footed Falcon

Falco vespertinus

 

Near-threatened

Amur Falcon

Falco amurensis

   

Merlin

Falco columbarius

   

Eurasian Hobby

Falco subbuteo

   

Oriental Hobby

Falco severus

   

Lanner Falcon

Falco biarmicus

   

Laggar Falcon

Falco jugger

 

Near-threatened

Saker Falcon

Falco cherrug

 

Endangered

Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus

   

Barbary Falcon

Falco pelegrinoides

   

 
GALLIFORMES: Megapodiidae

 

Nicobar Scrubfowl

Megapodius nicobariensis

 

Outlying islands only Vulnerable

 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae

 

Snow Partridge

Lerwa lerwa

   

Szecheny's Partridge

Tetraophasis szechenyii

   

Tibetan Snowcock

Tetraogallus tibetanus

   

Himalayan Snowcock

Tetraogallus himalayensis

   

Chukar

Alectoris chukar

   

See-see Partridge

Ammoperdix griseogularis

   

Black Francolin

Francolinus francolinus

   

Painted Francolin

Francolinus pictus

   

Chinese Francolin

Francolinus pintadeanus

   

Grey Francolin

Francolinus pondicerianus

kauthari

 

Swamp Francolin

Francolinus gularis

 

Vulnerable

Tibetan Partridge

Perdix hodgsoniae

   

Japanese Quail

Coturnix japonica

   

Common Quail

Coturnix coturnix

   

Rain Quail

Coturnix coromandelica

   

Blue-breasted Quail

Coturnix chinensis

   

Jungle Bush-Quail

Perdicula asiatica

   

Rock Bush-Quail

Perdicula argoondah

 

Endemic

Painted Bush-Quail

Perdicula erythrorhyncha

 

Endemic

Manipur Bush-Quail

Perdicula manipurensis

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Himalayan Quail Ophrysia superciliosa Endemic C end (possibly extinct)

Hill Partridge

Arborophila torqueola

   

Chestnut-breasted Partridge

Arborophila mandellii

 

Vulnerable

Rufous-throated Partridge

Arborophila rufogularis

   

White-cheeked Partridge

Arborophila atrogularis

 

Near-threatened

Bar-backed Partridge

Arborophila brunneopectus

   

Mountain Bamboo-Partridge

Bambusicola fytchii

   

Red Spurfowl

Galloperdix spadicea

 

Endemic

Painted Spurfowl

Galloperdix lunulata

 

Endemic

Blood Pheasant

Ithaginis cruentus

   

Western Tragopan

Tragopan melanocephalus

 

Vulnerable

Satyr Tragopan

Tragopan satyra

 

Near-threatened

Blyth's Tragopan

Tragopan blythii

 

Vulnerable

Temminck's Tragopan

Tragopan temminckii

   

Koklass Pheasant

Pucrasia macrolopha

   

Himalayan Monal

Lophophorus impejanus

   

Sclater's Monal

Lophophorus sclateri

 

Vulnerable

Red Junglefowl

Gallus gallus

   

Grey Junglefowl

Gallus sonneratii

 

Endemic

Kalij Pheasant

Lophura leucomelanos

   

White Eared-Pheasant

Crossoptilon crossoptilon

   

Tibetan Eared-Pheasant

Crossoptilon harmani

 

Threatened

Cheer Pheasant

Catreus wallichi

 

Vulnerable

Hume's Pheasant

Syrmaticus humiae

 

Near-threatened

Ring-necked Pheasant

Phasianus colchicus

   

Grey Peacock-Pheasant

Polyplectron bicalcaratum

   

Indian Peafowl

Pavo cristatus

Mayil

 

Green Peafowl

Pavo muticus

 

Vulnerable

 
GRUIFORMES: Turnicidae

 

Small Buttonquail

Turnix sylvaticus

   

Yellow-legged Buttonquail

Turnix tanki

   

Barred Buttonquail

Turnix suscitator

   

 
GRUIFORMES: Gruidae

 

Demoiselle Crane

Anthropoides virgo

   

Siberian Crane

Grus leucogeranus

????

Critically endangered

Sarus Crane

Grus antigone

 

Vulnerable

Common Crane

Grus grus

   

Hooded Crane

Grus monacha

?????

Rare/Accidental Vulnerable

Black-necked Crane

Grus nigricollis

 

Vulnerable

 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae

 

Andaman Crake

Rallina canningi

 

Outlying islands only Data deficient

Red-legged Crake

Rallina fasciata

   

Slaty-legged Crake

Rallina eurizonoides

   

Slaty-breasted Rail

Gallirallus striatus

   

Water Rail

Rallus aquaticus

   

Corn Crake

Crex crex

 

Rare/Accidental Near-threatened

Brown Crake

Amaurornis akool

   

White-breasted Waterhen

Amaurornis phoenicurus

Kanan kozhi

 

Black-tailed Crake

Amaurornis bicolor

   

Little Crake

Porzana parva

   

Baillon's Crake

Porzana pusilla

   

Spotted Crake

Porzana porzana

   

Ruddy-breasted Crake

Porzana fusca

   

Watercock

Gallicrex cinerea

   

Purple Swamphen

Porphyrio porphyrio

Tanneer kozhi

 

Common Moorhen

Gallinula chloropus

Tanneer kozhi

 

Eurasian Coot

Fulica atra

   

 
GRUIFORMES: Heliornithidae

 

Masked Finfoot

Heliopais personatus

 

Vulnerable

 
GRUIFORMES: Otididae

 

Great Bustard

Otis tarda

 

Vulnerable

Indian Bustard

Ardeotis nigriceps

 

Endemic Endangered

Houbara Bustard

Chlamydotis undulata

   

Macqueen's Bustard

Chlamydotis macqueenii

   

Bengal Florican

Houbaropsis bengalensis

 

Endangered

Lesser Florican

Sypheotides indicus

 

Endangered

Little Bustard

Tetrax tetrax

 

Near-threatened

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Jacanidae

 

Pheasant-tailed Jacana

Hydrophasianus chirurgus

Manal pura

 

Bronze-winged Jacana

Metopidius indicus

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae

 

Greater Painted-snipe

Rostratula benghalensis

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Dromadidae

 

Crab Plover

Dromas ardeola

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae

 

Eurasian Oystercatcher

Haematopus ostralegus

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Ibidorhynchidae

 

Ibisbill

Ibidorhyncha struthersii

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae

 

Black-winged Stilt

Himantopus himantopus

Pavazha kaal ullan

 

Pied Avocet

Recurvirostra avosetta

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae

 

Eurasian Thick-knee

Burhinus oedicnemus

Kannadi al katti

 
Indian Stone-curlew Burhinus indicus    

Great Thick-knee

Burhinus recurvirostris

   

Beach Thick-knee

Burhinus magnirostris

 

Near-threatened

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae

 

Cream-colored Courser

Cursorius cursor

   

Indian Courser

Cursorius coromandelicus

   

Jerdon's Courser

Rhinoptilus bitorquatus

 

Endemic Critically endangered

Collared Pratincole

Glareola pratincola

   

Oriental Pratincole

Glareola maldivarum

   

Small Pratincole

Glareola lactea

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae

 

Northern Lapwing

Vanellus vanellus

   

River Lapwing

Vanellus duvaucelii

   

Yellow-wattled Lapwing

Vanellus malabaricus

Allkatti

 

Grey-headed Lapwing

Vanellus cinereus

   

Red-wattled Lapwing

Vanellus indicus

Allkatti

 

Sociable Lapwing

Vanellus gregarius

 

Critically endangered

White-tailed Lapwing

Vanellus leucurus

   

Eurasian Golden-Plover

Pluvialis apricaria    

Pacific Golden-Plover

Pluvialis fulva    

American Golden-Plover 

Pluvialis dominica    

Black-bellied Plover

Pluvialis squatarola

   

Common Ringed Plover

Charadrius hiaticula

   

Long-billed Plover

Charadrius placidus

   

Little Ringed Plover

Charadrius dubius

Chinna Kottan

 

Kentish Plover

Charadrius alexandrinus

   

Lesser Sandplover

Charadrius mongolus

   

Greater SandPlover

Charadrius leschenaultii

   

Caspian Plover

Charadrius asiaticus

   

Oriental Plover

Charadrius veredus

   

Black-fronted Dotterel

Elseyornis melanops

   

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae

 

Eurasian Woodcock

Scolopax rusticola

   

Jack Snipe

Lymnocryptes minimus

   

Solitary Snipe

Gallinago solitaria

   

Wood Snipe

Gallinago nemoricola

 

Vulnerable

Pintail Snipe

Gallinago stenura

   

Swinhoe's Snipe

Gallinago megala

   

Great Snipe

Gallinago media

 

Near-threatened

Common Snipe

Gallinago gallinago

   

Long-billed Dowitcher

Limnodromus scolopaceus

 

Rare/Accidental

Asian Dowitcher

Limnodromus semipalmatus

 

Near-threatened

Black-tailed Godwit

Limosa limosa

 

Near-threatened

Bar-tailed Godwit

Limosa lapponica

   

Whimbrel

Numenius phaeopus

   

Eurasian Curlew

Numenius arquata

Kuthirai malai kottan

 

Far Eastern Curlew

Numenius madagascariensis

   

Terek Sandpiper

Xenus cinereus

   

Common Sandpiper

Actitis hypoleucos

Kottan

 

Green Sandpiper

Tringa ochropus

   

Grey-tailed Tattler

Tringa brevipes

 

Rare/Accidental

Spotted Redshank

Tringa erythropus

   

Common Greenshank

Tringa nebularia

   

Nordmann's Greenshank

Tringa guttifer

 

Endangered

Marsh Sandpiper

Tringa stagnatilis

Kottan

 

Wood Sandpiper

Tringa glareola

Kottan

 

Common Redshank

Tringa totanus

Kottan

 

Ruddy Turnstone

Arenaria interpres

???????

 

Great Knot

Calidris tenuirostris

   

Red Knot

Calidris canutus

 

Rare/Accidental

Sanderling

Calidris alba

   

Red-necked stint

Calidris ruficollis

   

Little Stint

Calidris minuta

   

Temminck's Stint

Calidris temminckii

   

Long-toed Stint

Calidris subminuta

   

Pectoral Sandpiper

Calidris melanotos

 

Rare/Accidental

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper

Calidris acuminata

 

Rare/Accidental

Curlew Sandpiper

Calidris ferruginea

   

Dunlin

Calidris alpina

   

Spoon-billed Sandpiper

Eurynorhynchus pygmeus

 

Rare/Accidental Endangered

Broad-billed Sandpiper

Limicola falcinellus

   

Buff-breasted Sandpipe

Tryngites subruficollis

 

Rare/Accidental Near-threatened

Ruff

Philomachus pugnax

   

Red-necked Phalarope

Phalaropus lobatus

   

Red Phalarope

Phalaropus fulicarius

 

Rare/Accidental

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae

 

Sooty Gull

Larus hemprichii

   

Mew Gull

Larus canus

   

Great Black-backed Gull

Larus marinus

   

European Herring Gull

Larus argentatus

   

Lesser Black-backed Gull

Larus fuscus

   

Heuglin's Gull

Larus heuglini

   

East Siberian Gull

Larus vegae

   

Caspian Gull

Larus cachinnans

   

Great Black-headed Gull

Larus ichthyaetus

   

Brown-headed Gull

Larus brunnicephalus

   

Black-headed Gull

Larus ridibundus

   

Slender-billed Gull

Larus genei

   

Little Gull

Hydrocoloeus minutus

 

Rare/Accidental

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae

 

Brown Noddy

Anous stolidus

   

Black Noddy

Anous minutus

   

Lesser Noddy

Anous tenuirostris

   

White-Tern

Gygis alba

   

Sooty Tern

Onychoprion fuscatus

   

Bridled Tern

Onychoprion anaethetus

   

Little Tern

Sternula albifrons

   

Saunders's Tern

Sternula saundersi

   

Gull-billed Tern

Gelochelidon nilotica

Kadal kuruvi

 

Caspian Tern

Hydroprogne caspia

   
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida    
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus    
Black Tern Chlidonias niger    

Roseate Tern

Sterna dougallii

   

Black-naped Tern

Sterna sumatrana

   
Common Tern

Sterna hirundo

   
Arctic Tern

Sterna paradisaea

   

Black-bellied Tern

Sterna acuticauda

 

Near-threatened

River Tern

Sterna aurantia

   

White-cheeked Tern

Sterna repressa

   
Lesser Crested-Tern Sterna bengalensis    

Sandwich Tern 

Sterna sandvicensis    
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii    

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rynchopidae

 

Indian Skimmer

Rynchops albicollis

 

Vulnerable

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae

 

South Polar Skua

Stercorarius maccormicki

   

Pomarine Jaeger

Stercorarius pomarinus

   

Parasitic Jaeger

Stercorarius parasiticus

   

 
PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae

 

Tibetan Sandgrouse

Syrrhaptes tibetanus

   

Pallas's Sandgrouse

Syrrhaptes paradoxus

   

Pin-tailed Sandgrouse

Pterocles alchata

   

Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse

Pterocles exustus

   

Spotted Sandgrouse

Pterocles senegallus

   

Black-bellied Sandgrouse

Pterocles orientalis

   

Crowned Sandgrouse

Pterocles coronatus

   

Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse

Pterocles lichtensteinii

   

Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse

Pterocles indicus

   

 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae

 

Rock Pigeon

Columba livia

Mada pura

 

Hill Pigeon

Columba rupestris

   

Snow Pigeon

Columba leuconota

   

Pale-backed Pigeon

Columba eversmanni

 

Vulnerable

Wood-Pigeon

Columba palumbus

   

Speckled Wood-Pigeon

Columba hodgsonii

   

Ashy Wood-Pigeon

Columba pulchricollis

   

Nilgiri Wood-Pigeon

Columba elphinstonii

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Pale-capped Pigeon

Columba punicea

 

Vulnerable

Andaman Wood-Pigeon

Columba palumboides

 

Outlying islands only Near-threatened

Oriental Turtle-Dove

Streptopelia orientalis

   

Eurasian Collared-Dove

Streptopelia decaocto

   

Red Collared-Dove

Streptopelia tranquebarica

   

Spotted Dove

Streptopelia chinensis

Pulli pura

 

Laughing Dove

Streptopelia senegalensis

Tavuttu pura

 

Barred Cuckoo-Dove

Macropygia unchall

   

Andaman Cuckoo-Dove

Macropygia rufipennis

 

Outlying islands only Near-threatened

Emerald Dove

Chalcophaps indica

   

Nicobar Pigeon

Caloenas nicobarica

 

Near-threatened

Orange-breasted Pigeon

Treron bicinctus

   

Pompadour Green-Pigeon

Treron pompadora

   

Thick-billed Pigeon

Treron curvirostra

   

Yellow-footed Pigeon

Treron phoenicopterus

   

Pin-tailed Pigeon

Treron apicauda

   

Wedge-tailed Pigeon

Treron sphenurus

   

Green Imperial-Pigeon

Ducula aenea

   

Mountain Imperial-Pigeon

Ducula badia

   

Pied Imperial-Pigeon

Ducula bicolor

   

 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae

 

Alexandrine Parakeet

Psittacula eupatria

   

Rose-ringed Parakeet

Psittacula krameri

Kili

 

Slaty-headed Parakeet

Psittacula himalayana

   

Grey-headed Lovebird

Psittacula finschii

   

Plum-headed Parakeet

Psittacula cyanocephala

   

Blossom-headed Parakeet

Psittacula roseata

   

Malabar Parakeet

Psittacula columboides

 

Endemic

Derbyan Parakeet

Psittacula derbiana

   

Red-breasted Parakeet

Psittacula alexandri

   

Nicobar Parakeet

Psittacula caniceps

 

Outlying islands only Near-threatened

Long-tailed Parakeet

Psittacula longicauda

 

Near-threatened

Vernal Hanging-Parrot

Loriculus vernalis

   

 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae

 

Pied Cuckoo

Clamator jacobinus

Kala papiya

 

Chestnut-winged Cuckoo

Clamator coromandus

   

Large Hawk-Cuckoo

Cuculus sparverioides

   

Common Hawk-Cuckoo

Cuculus varius

Upak

 

Hodgson's Hawk-Cuckoo

Cuculus nisicolor

   

Indian Cuckoo

Cuculus micropterus

   

Common Cuckoo

Cuculus canorus

   

Himalayan Cuckoo

Cuculus saturatus

   

Lesser Cuckoo

Cuculus poliocephalus

   

Banded Bay Cuckoo

Cacomantis sonneratii

   

Grey-bellied Cuckoo

Cacomantis passerinus

   

Plaintive Cuckoo

Cacomantis merulinus

   

Asian Emerald Cuckoo

Chrysococcyx maculatus

   

Violet Cuckoo

Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus

   

Asian Drongo-Cuckoo

Surniculus lugubris

   

Asian Koel

Eudynamys scolopaceus

Kuyil

 

Blue-faced Malkoha

Phaenicophaeus viridirostris

   

Green-billed Malkoha

Phaenicophaeus tristis

   

Sirkeer Malkoha

Phaenicophaeus leschenaultii

   

Greater Coucal

Centropus sinensis

Chempakam

 

Andaman Coucal

Centropus andamanensis

   

Lesser Coucal

Centropus bengalensis

   

 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae

 
Barn Owl

Tyto alba

Chavu kuruvi  
Eastern Grass-Owl Tyto longimembris

 

 

Oriental Bay-Owl

Phodilus badius

   

 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae

 

Andaman Scops-Owl

Otus balli

 

Outlying islands only Near-threatened

Mountain Scops-Owl

Otus spilocephalus

   

Indian Scops-Owl

Otus bakkamoena

   

Collared Scops-Owl

Otus lettia

   

Sunda Scops-Owl

Otus lempiji

   

Pallid Scops-Owl

Otus brucei

   

Oriental Scops-Owl

Otus sunia

   

Moluccan Scops-Owl

Otus magicus

 

Rare/Accidental

Sulawesi Scops-Owl

Otus manadensis

   

Sangihe Scops-Owl

Otus collari

   

Nicobar Scops-Owl

Otus alius

 

Outlying islands only Data deficient

Eurasian Eagle-Owl

Bubo bubo

Komban kottaan

 

Rock Eagle-Owl

Bubo bengalensis

   

Spot-bellied Eagle-Owl

Bubo nipalensis

   

Dusky Eagle-Owl

Bubo coromandus

   

Snowy Owl

Bubo scandiacus

??????

 

Brown Fish-Owl

Ketupa zeylonensis

   

Tawny Fish-Owl

Ketupa flavipes

   

Buffy Fish-Owl

Ketupa ketupu

   

Mottled Wood-Owl

Strix ocellata

   

Brown Wood-Owl

Strix leptogrammica

   

Tawny Owl

Strix aluco

   

Collared Owlet

Glaucidium brodiei

   

Asian Barred Owlet

Glaucidium cuculoides

   

Jungle Owlet

Glaucidium radiatum

   

Spotted Owlet

Athene brama

   

Forest Owlet

Athene blewitti

 

Endemic Critically endangered

Little Owl

Athene noctua

   

Boreal Owl

Aegolius funereus

   

Andaman Hawk-Owl

Ninox affinis

 

Outlying islands Near-threatened

Brown Hawk-Owl

Ninox scutulata

   

Long-eared Owl

Asio otus

   

Short-eared Owl

Asio flammeus

   

 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Podargidae

 

Ceylon Frogmouth

Batrachostomus moniliger

   

Hodgson's Frogmouth

Batrachostomus hodgsoni

   

 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae

 

Great Eared-Nightjar

Eurostopodus macrotis

   

Grey Nightjar

Caprimulgus indicus

   

Eurasian Nightjar

Caprimulgus europaeus

   

Sykes's Nightjar

Caprimulgus mahrattensis

   

Large-tailed Nightjar

Caprimulgus macrurus

   

Andaman Nightjar

Caprimulgus andamanicus

 

Endemic

Jerdon's Nightjar

Caprimulgus atripennis

   

Indian Nightjar

Caprimulgus asiaticus

   

Savanna Nightjar

Caprimulgus affinis

   

 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae

 

Glossy Swiftlet

Collocalia esculenta

   

Indian Swiftlet

Aerodramus unicolor

   

Himalayan Swiftlet

Aerodramus brevirostris

   

Black-nest Swiftlet

Aerodramus maximus

   

Edible-nest Swiftlet

Aerodramus fuciphagus

   

White-rumped Needletail

Zoonavena sylvatica

   

White-throated Needletail

Hirundapus caudacutus

   

Silver-backed Needletail

Hirundapus cochinchinensis

   

Brown-backed Needletail

Hirundapus giganteus

   

Asian Palm-Swift

Cypsiurus balasiensis

   

Alpine Swift

Tachymarptis melba

   

Common Swift

Apus apus

   

Pallid Swift

Apus pallidus

   

Fork-tailed Swift

Apus pacificus

   

Dark-rumped Swift

Apus acuticauda

 

Breeding endemic Vulnerable

Little Swift

Apus affinis

Babeela

 

House Swift

Apus nipalensis

   

 
APODIFORMES: Hemiprocnidae

 

Crested Treeswift

Hemiprocne coronata

   

 
TROGONIFORMES: Trogonidae

 

Malabar Trogon

Harpactes fasciatus

   

Red-headed Trogon

Harpactes erythrocephalus

   

Ward's Trogon

Harpactes wardi

 

Near-threatened

 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae

 

Blyth's Kingfisher

Alcedo hercules

 

Near-threatened

Common Kingfisher

Alcedo atthis

   

Blue-eared Kingfisher

Alcedo meninting

   

Black-backed Kingfisher

Ceyx erithaca

   

Rufous-backed Kingfisher

Ceyx rufidorsa

   
Crested Kingfisher

Megaceryle lugubris

   
Pied Kingfisher

Ceryle rudis

   

Brown-winged Kingfisher

Pelargopsis amauroptera

 

Near-threatened

Stork-billed Kingfisher

Pelargopsis capensis

   

Ruddy Kingfisher

Halcyon coromanda

   

White-throated Kingfisher

Halcyon smyrnensis

Meenkotti

 

Black-capped Kingfisher

Halcyon pileata

   

Collared Kingfisher

Todiramphus chloris

   

 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae

Blue-bearded Bee-eater

Nyctyornis athertoni

   

Green Bee-eater

Merops orientalis

   

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater

Merops persicus

   

Blue-tailed Bee-eater

Merops philippinus

   
Chestnut-headed Bee-eater Merops leschenaulti    
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster    

 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae

 
Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis Pal kuruvi
European Roller Coracias garrulus Near-threatened

Dollarbird

Eurystomus orientalis

   

 
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae

 

Eurasian Hoopoe

Upupa epops

Chaval kuruvi

 

 
CORACIIFORMES: Bucerotidae

 

Malabar Grey-Hornbill

Ocyceros griseus

 

Endemic

Indian Grey Hornbill

Ocyceros birostris

   

Malabar Pied-Hornbill

Anthracoceros coronatus

 

Near-threatened

Oriental Pied-Hornbill

Anthracoceros albirostris

   

Great Hornbill

Buceros bicornis

 

Near-threatened

Brown Hornbill

Anorrhinus austeni

 

Near-threatened

Rufous-necked Hornbill

Aceros nipalensis

 

Vulnerable

Wreathed Hornbill

Aceros undulatus

   

Narcondam Hornbill

Aceros narcondami

 

Vulnerable

Plain-pouched Hornbill

Aceros subruficollis

 

Vulnerable

 
PICIFORMES: Capitonidae

 

Great Barbet

Megalaima virens

   

Brown-headed Barbet

Megalaima zeylanica

   

Lineated Barbet

Megalaima lineata

   

White-cheeked Barbet

Megalaima viridis

 

Endemic

Yellow-fronted Barbet

Megalaima flavifrons

   

Golden-throated Barbet

Megalaima franklinii

   

Blue-throated Barbet

Megalaima asiatica

   

Blue-eared Barbet

Megalaima australis

   

Crimson-fronted Barbet

Megalaima rubricapillus

   

Coppersmith Barbet

Megalaima haemacephala

Chinna kukuravan

 

 
PICIFORMES: Indicatoridae

 

Yellow-rumped Honeyguide

Indicator xanthonotus

 

Near-threatened

 
PICIFORMES: Picidae

 

Eurasian Wryneck

Jynx torquilla

?????????

 

Speckled Piculet

Picumnus innominatus

   

White-browed Piculet

Sasia ochracea

   

Brown-capped Woodpecker

Dendrocopos moluccensis

   

Grey-capped Woodpecker

Dendrocopos canicapillus

   

Brown-fronted Woodpecker

Dendrocopos auriceps

   

Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker

Dendrocopos macei

   

Stripe-breasted Woodpecker

Dendrocopos atratus

   

Yellow-crowned Woodpecker

Dendrocopos mahrattensis

   

Rufous-bellied Woodpecker

Dendrocopos hyperythrus

   

Darjeeling Woodpecker

Dendrocopos cathpharius

   

Crimson-breasted Woodpecker

Dendrocopos darjellensis

   

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Dendrocopos major

   

Sind Woodpecker

Dendrocopos assimilis

   

Himalayan Woodpecker

Dendrocopos himalayensis

   

Rufous Woodpecker

Celeus brachyurus

   

White-bellied Woodpecker

Dryocopus javensis

   

Andaman Woodpecker

Dryocopus hodgei

 

Near-threatened (Andaman)

Lesser Yellownape

Picus chlorolophus

   

Greater Yellownape

Picus flavinucha

   

Laced Woodpecker

Picus vittatus

   

Streak-throated Woodpecker

Picus xanthopygaeus

   

Scaly-bellied Woodpecker

Picus squamatus

   

Grey-faced Woodpecker

Picus canus

   

Himalayan Flameback

Dinopium shorii

   

Common Flameback

Dinopium javanense

   

Black-rumped Flameback

Dinopium benghalense

Maram tolachi

 

Greater Flameback

Chrysocolaptes lucidus

   

White-naped Woodpecker

Chrysocolaptes festivus

   

Pale-headed Woodpecker

Gecinulus grantia

   

Bay Woodpecker

Blythipicus pyrrhotis

   

Heart-spotted Woodpecker

Hemicircus canente

   

Great Slaty Woodpecker

Mulleripicus pulverulentus

   

Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker andaman

Dendrocopos macei adamanensis 

   

 
Passeriformes.: Eurylaimidae

 

Long-tailed Broadbill

Psarisomus dalhousiae

   

Silver-breasted Broadbill

Serilophus lunatus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Pittidae

 

Blue-naped Pitta

Pitta nipalensis

   

Blue Pitta

Pitta cyanea

   

Hooded Pitta

Pitta sordida

   

Indian Pitta

Pitta brachyura

   

Mangrove Pitta

Pitta megarhyncha

 

Rare/Accidental Near-threatened

 
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae

 

Australasian Bushlark

Mirafra javanica

   

Jerdon's Bushlark

Mirafra affinis

   

Indian Bushlark

Mirafra erythroptera

   

Bengal Bushlark

Mirafra assamica

   

Singing lark

Mirafra cantillans

   

Greater Hoopoe-Lark

Alaemon alaudipes

   

Black-crowned Sparrow-Lark

Eremopterix nigriceps

   

Ashy-crowned Sparrow-Lark

Eremopterix griseus

Vanampaadi kuruvi

 

Rufous-tailed Lark

Ammomanes phoenicura

 

Endemic

Desert Lark

Ammomanes deserti

   

Bimaculated Lark

Melanocorypha bimaculata

   

Tibetan Lark

Melanocorypha maxima

   

Greater Short-toed Lark

Calandrella brachydactyla

   

Hume's Lark

Calandrella acutirostris

   

Lesser Short-toed Lark

Calandrella rufescens

   

Sand Lark

Calandrella raytal

   

Horned Lark

Eremophila alpestris

   

Crested Lark

Galerida cristata

   

Malabar Lark

Galerida malabarica

 

Endemic

Tawny Lark

Galerida deva

 

Endemic

Eurasian Skylark

Alauda arvensis

   

Oriental Skylark

Alauda gulgula

   

 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae

 

Plain Martin

Riparia paludicola

   

Bank Swallow

Riparia riparia

   

Pale Sand Martin

Riparia diluta

   

Barn Swallow

Hirundo rustica

   

Pacific Swallow

Hirundo tahitica

   

Wire-tailed Swallow

Hirundo smithii

   

Eurasian Crag-Martin

Ptyonoprogne rupestris

   

Rock Martin

Ptyonoprogne fuligula

 

Extirpated

Dusky Crag-Martin

Ptyonoprogne concolor

   

House-Martin

Delichon urbicum

   

Asian Martin

Delichon dasypus

??????

 

Nepal Martin

Delichon nipalense

   

Red-rumped Swallow

Cecropis daurica

   

Striated Swallow

Cecropis striolata

   

Steak-throated Swarllow

Petrochelidon fluvicola

   

 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae

 

Oriental Pipit

Anthus rufulus

   

Long-billed Pipit

Anthus similis

   

Blyth's Pipit

Anthus godlewskii

   

Tawny Pipit

Anthus campestris

   

Nilgiri Pipit

Anthus nilghiriensis

 

Endemic Near-threatened

Upland Pipit

Anthus sylvanus

   

Meadow Pipit

Anthus pratensis

   

Rosy Pipit

Anthus roseatus

   

Red-throated Pipit

Anthus cervinus

   

Olive-backed Pipit

Anthus hodgsoni

   

Tree Pipit

Anthus trivialis

   

Water Pipit

Anthus spinoletta

   
Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi    

American Pipit

Anthus rubescens

   
Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus  

Yellow Wagtail

Motacilla flava  

Citrine Wagtail

Motacilla citreola  

Grey Wagtail

Motacilla cinerea  
White wagtail Motacilla alba  
White-browed Wagtail Motacilla maderaspatensis kulatthhu kuruvi  

Black-backed Wagtail

Motacilla lugens

   

 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae

 

Large Cuckoo-shrike

Coracina macei

   

Black-faced Cuckooshrike

Coracina novaehollandiae

   

Bar-bellied Cuckoo-shrike

Coracina striata

   

Black-winged Cuckooshrike

Coracina melaschistos

   

Black-headed Cuckooshrike

Coracina melanoptera

   

Pied Triller

Lalage nigra

   

Rosy Minivet

Pericrocotus roseus

   

Ashy Minivet

Pericrocotus divaricatus

   

Small Minivet

Pericrocotus cinnamomeus

   

White-bellied Minivet

Pericrocotus erythropygius

   

Long-tailed Minivet

Pericrocotus ethologus

   

Short-billed Minivet

Pericrocotus brevirostris

   

Scarlet Minivet

Pericrocotus flammeus

   

Grey-chinned Minivet

Pericrocotus solaris

   

Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrike

Hemipus picatus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae

 

Crested Finchbill

Spizixos canifrons

   

Striated Bulbul

Pycnonotus striatus

   

Grey-headed Bulbul

Pycnonotus priocephalus

 

Endemic

Black-headed Bulbul

Pycnonotus atriceps

   

Black-crested Bulbul

Pycnonotus melanicterus

   

Red-whiskered Bulbul

Pycnonotus jocosus

   

White-eared Bulbul

Pycnonotus leucotis

   

White-cheeked Bulbul

Pycnonotus leucogenys

   

Red-vented Bulbul

Pycnonotus cafer

Kondai kuruvi

 

Yellow-throated Bulbul

Pycnonotus xantholaemus

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Flavescent Bulbul

Pycnonotus flavescens

   

White-browed Bulbul

Pycnonotus luteolus

Manjal kondai kuruvi

 

White-throated Bulbul

Alophoixus flaveolus

   

Olive Bulbul

Iole virescens

   

Yellow-browed Bulbul

Iole indica

   

Mountain Bulbul

Ixos mcclellandii

   

Ashy Bulbul

Hemixos flavala

   

Black Bulbul

Hypsipetes leucocephalus

   

Nicobar Bulbul

Hypsipetes virescens

 

Vulnerable

 
Passeriformes.: Regulidae

 

Goldcrest

Regulus regulus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Chloropseidae

 

Blue-winged Leafbird

Chloropsis cochinchinensis

   

Golden-fronted Leafbird

Chloropsis aurifrons

   

Orange-bellied Leafbird

Chloropsis hardwickii

   

 
Passeriformes.: Aegithinidae

 

Common Iora

Aegithina tiphia

Chinna mampazha kuruvi

 

White-tailed Iora

Aegithina nigrolutea

   

 
Passeriformes.: Bombycillidae

 

Jerdon's leafbird

Chloropsis jerdoni    

 
Passeriformes.: Hypocoliidae

 

Hypocolius

Hypocolius ampelinus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Cinclidae

 

White-throated Dipper

Cinclus cinclus

???? ???

 

Brown Dipper

Cinclus pallasii

   

 
Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae

 

Winter Wren

Troglodytes troglodytes

   

 
Passeriformes.: Prunellidae

 

Alpine Accentor

Prunella collaris

   

Himalayan Accentor

Prunella himalayana

   

Robin Accentor

Prunella rubeculoides

   

Rufous-breasted Accentor

Prunella strophiata

   

Siberian Accentor

Prunella montanella

   

Brown Accentor

Prunella fulvescens

   

Black-throated Accentor

Prunella atrogularis

   

Maroon-backed Accentor

Prunella immaculata

   

 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae

 

Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush

Monticola saxatilis

   

Blue-capped Rock-Thrush

Monticola cinclorhynchus

   

Chestnut-bellied Rock-Thrush

Monticola rufiventris

   

Blue Rock-Thrush

Monticola solitarius

   

Malabar Whistling-Thrush

Myophonus horsfieldii

 

Endemic

Blue Whistling-Thrush

Myophonus caeruleus

   

Pied Thrush

Zoothera wardii

   

Orange-headed Thrush

Zoothera citrina

   

Siberian Thrush

Zoothera sibirica

   

Plain-backed Thrush

Zoothera mollissima

   

Long-tailed Thrush

Zoothera dixoni

   

Scaly Thrush

Zoothera dauma

   

Long-billed Thrush

Zoothera monticola

   

Dark-sided Thrush

Zoothera marginata

   

Tickell's Thrush

Turdus unicolor

   

Black-breasted Thrush

Turdus dissimilis

   

White-collared Blackbird

Turdus albocinctus

   

Grey-winged Blackbird

Turdus boulboul

   

Eurasian Blackbird

Turdus merula

   

Chestnut Thrush

Turdus rubrocanus

   

White-backed Thrush

Turdus kessleri

   

Grey-sided Thrush

Turdus feae

 

Vulnerable

Eyebrowed Thrush

Turdus obscurus

   

Dark-throated Thrush

Turdus ruficollis

   

Naumann's Thrush

Turdus naumanni

   

Fieldfare

Turdus pilaris

   

Redwing

Turdus iliacus

   

Song Thrush

Turdus philomelos

   

Mistle Thrush

Turdus viscivorus

   

Rusty-bellied Shortwing

Brachypteryx hyperythra

 

Vulnerable

Gould's Shortwing

Brachypteryx stellata

   

White-bellied Shortwing

Brachypteryx major

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Lesser Shortwing

Brachypteryx leucophrys

   

White-browed Shortwing

Brachypteryx montana

   

 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae

 

Zitting Cisticola

Cisticola juncidis

   

Golden-headed Cisticola

Cisticola exilis

   

Streaked Scrub-Warbler

Scotocerca inquieta

   

Rufous-vented Prinia

Prinia burnesii

   

Swamp Prinia

Prinia cinerascens

   

Striated Prinia

Prinia crinigera

   

Hill Prinia

Prinia atrogularis

   

Grey-crowned Prinia

Prinia cinereocapilla

 

Vulnerable

Rufous-fronted Prinia

Prinia buchanani

   

Rufescent Prinia

Prinia rufescens

   

Grey-breasted Prinia

Prinia hodgsonii

   

Graceful Prinia

Prinia gracilis

   

Jungle Prinia

Prinia sylvatica

   

Yellow-bellied Prinia

Prinia flaviventris

   

Ashy Prinia

Prinia socialis

   

Tawny-flanked Prinia

Prinia subflava

   

Plain Prinia

Prinia inornata

   

 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae

 

Chestnut-headed Tesia

Tesia castaneocoronata

   

Slaty-bellied Tesia

Tesia olivea

   

Grey-bellied Tesia

Tesia cyaniventer

   

Manchurian Bush-Warbler

Cettia canturians

   

Pale-footed Bush-Warbler

Cettia pallidipes

   

Brownish-flanked Bush-Warbler

Cettia fortipes

   

Chestnut-crowned Bush-Warbler

Cettia major

   

Aberrant Bush-Warbler

Cettia flavolivacea

   

Yellowish-bellied Bush-Warbler

Cettia acanthizoides

   

Grey-sided Bush-Warbler

Cettia brunnifrons

   

Cetti's Warbler

Cettia cetti

   

Spotted Bush-Warbler

Bradypterus thoracicus

   

Long-billed Bush-Warbler

Bradypterus major

 

Near-threatened

Chinese Bush-Warbler

Bradypterus tacsanowskius

   

Benguet Bush-Warbler

Bradypterus seebohmi

   

Brown Bush-Warbler

Bradypterus luteoventris

   

Lanceolated Warbler

Locustella lanceolata

   

Grasshopper-Warbler

Locustella naevia

   

Pallas's Warbler

Locustella certhiola

   

Moustached Warbler

Acrocephalus melanopogon

   

Sedge Warbler

Acrocephalus schoenobaenus

   

Black-browed Reed-Warbler

Acrocephalus bistrigiceps

   

Paddyfield Warbler

Acrocephalus agricola

   

Blunt-winged Warbler

Acrocephalus concinens

   

Blyth's Reed-Warbler

Acrocephalus dumetorum

   

Great Reed-Warbler

Acrocephalus arundinaceus

   

Oriental Reed Warbler

Acrocephalus orientalis

 

Rare/Accidental

Clamorous Reed-Warbler

Acrocephalus stentoreus

Nunni chirai

 

Large-billed Reed-Warbler

Acrocephalus orinus

 

Data deficient

Thick-billed Warbler

Acrocephalus aedon

   

Booted Warbler

Hippolais caligata

   

Sykes's Warbler

Hippolais rama

   

Eastern Olivaceous Warbler

Hippolais pallida

   

Mountain Tailorbird

Orthotomus cuculatus

   

Common Tailorbird

Orthotomus sutorius

Thaiyal chittu

 

Dark-necked Tailorbird

Orthotomus atrogularis

   

White-browed Tit-Warbler

Leptopoecile sophiae

   

Willow Warbler

Phylloscopus trochilus

   

Common Chiffchaff

Phylloscopus collybita

   

Mountain Chiffchaff

Phylloscopus sindianus

   

Plain Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus neglectus

   

Dusky Warbler

Phylloscopus fuscatus

   

Smoky Warbler

Phylloscopus fuligiventer

   

Tickell's Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus affinis

   

Buff-throated Warbler

Phylloscopus subaffinis

 

Rare/Accidental

Sulphur-bellied Warbler

Phylloscopus griseolus

   

Radde's Warbler

Phylloscopus schwarzi

   

Buff-barred Warbler

Phylloscopus pulcher

   

Ashy-throated Warbler

Phylloscopus maculipennis

   

Lemom-rumped Warbler

Phylloscopus proregulus

   

Pale-rumped Warbler

Phylloscopus chloronotus

   

Brooks's Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus subviridis

   

Yellow-browed  Warbler

Phylloscopus inornatus

   

Hume's Warbler

Phylloscopus humei

   

Arctic Warbler

Phylloscopus borealis

   

Greenish Warbler

Phylloscopus trochiloides

   

Pale-legged Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus tenellipes

   

Large-billed Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus magnirostris

   

Tytler's Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus tytleri

 

Breeding endemic Near-threatened

Western Crowned Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus occipitalis

   

Eastern Crowned Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus coronatus

   

Blyth's Leaf-Warbler

Phylloscopus reguloides

   

Yellow-vented Warbler

Phylloscopus cantator

   

Golden-spectacled Warbler

Seicercus burkii

   

Grey-crowned Warbler

Seicercus tephrocephalus

   

Whistler's Warbler

Seicercus whistleri

   

Grey-hooded Warbler

Seicercus xanthoschistos

   

White-spectacled Warbler

Seicercus affinis

   

Grey-cheeked Warbler

Seicercus poliogenys

   

Chestnut-crowned Warbler

Seicercus castaniceps

   

Rufous-faced Warbler

Abroscopus albogularis

   

Yellow-bellied Warbler

Abroscopus superciliaris

   

Black-faced Warbler

Abroscopus schisticeps

   

Broad-billed Warbler

Tickellia hodgsoni

   

Striated Grassbird

Megalurus palustris

   

Bristled Grassbird

Chaetornis striata

 

Vulnerable

Rufous-rumped Grassbird

Graminicola bengalensis

 

Near-threatened

Broad-tailed Grassbird

Schoenicola platyurus

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Garden Warbler

Sylvia borin

   

Barred Warbler

Sylvia nisoria

   

Small Whitethroat

Sylvia minula

   

Margelanic Whitethroat

Sylvia margelanica

   

Hume's Whitethroat

Sylvia althaea

   

Eastern Orphean Warbler

Sylvia crassirostris

   

Asian Desert Warbler

Sylvia nana

   

Greater Whitethroat

Sylvia communis

   

Lesser Whitethroat

Sylvia curruca

   

Spectacled Warbler

Sylvia conspicillata

   

Whistler's Warbler

Seicercus whistleri

   

 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae

 

Brown-chested Jungle-Flycatcher

Rhinomyias brunneatus

 

Vulnerable

Spotted Flycatcher

Muscicapa striata

   

Dark-sided Flycatcher

Muscicapa sibirica

   

Asian Brown Flycatcher

Muscicapa dauurica

   
Brown-breasted Flycatcher Muscicapa muttui    
Rusty-tailed Flycatcher Muscicapa ruficauda    

Ferruginous Flycatcher

Muscicapa ferruginea

   

Yellow-rumped Flycatcher

Ficedula zanthopygia

   

Slaty-backed Flycatcher

Ficedula hodgsonii

   

Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher

Ficedula strophiata

   

Red-breasted Flycatcher

Ficedula parva

   

Taiga Flycatcher

Ficedula albicilla

   

Kashmir Flycatcher

Ficedula subrubra

 

Breeding endemic Vulnerable

Snowy-browed Flycatcher

Ficedula hyperythra

   

White-gorgeted Flycatcher

Ficedula monileger

   

Little Pied Flycatcher

Ficedula westermanni

   

Ultramarine Flycatcher

Ficedula superciliaris

   

Slaty-blue Flycatcher

Ficedula tricolor

   

Black-and-rufous Flycatcher

Ficedula nigrorufa

 

Endemic Near-threatened

Sapphire Flycatcher

Ficedula sapphira

   

Blue-and-white Flycatcher

Cyanoptila cyanomelana

   

Verditer Flycatcher

Eumyias thalassinus

   

Nilgiri Flycatcher

Eumyias albicaudatus

 

Endemic Near-threatened

Large Niltava

Niltava grandis

   
Rufous-bellied Niltava Niltava sundara    
Small Niltava Niltava macgrigoriae    

Vivid Niltava

Niltava vivida

   

White-tailed Flycatcher

Cyornis concretus

   

White-bellied Blue Flycatcher

Cyornis pallipes

 

Endemic

Pale-chinned Blue-Flycatcher

Cyornis poliogenys

   

Pale Blue-Flycatcher

Cyornis unicolor

   

Hill Blue-Flycatcher

Cyornis banyumas    

Tickell's Blue-Flycatcher

Cyornis tickelliae    
Blue-throated Flycatcher Cyornis rubeculoides    

Pygmy Blue-Flycatcher

Muscicapella hodgsoni

   

Grey-headed Canary-Flycatcher

Culicicapa ceylonensis

   

Common Nightingale

Luscinia megarhynchos

   

Siberian Rubythroat

Luscinia calliope

   

White-tailed Rubythroat

Calliope pectoralis

   

Bluethroat

Luscinia svecica

??????

 

Firethroat

Luscinia pectardens

 

Near-threatened

Indian Blue Robin

Luscinia brunnea

   

Siberian Blue Robin

Larvivora cyane

   

Red-flanked Bluetail

Tarsiger cyanurus

   

Golden Bush-Robin

Tarsiger chrysaeus

   

White-browed Bush-Robin

Tarsiger indicus

   

Rufous-breasted Bush-Robin

Tarsiger hyperythrus

   

Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin

Cercotrichas galactotes

   

Oriental Magpie-Robin

Copsychus saularis

   

White-rumped Shama

Copsychus malabaricus

   

Indian Robin

Saxicoloides fulicatus

   

Rufous-backed Redstart

Phoenicurus erythronotus

   

Blue-capped Redstart

Phoenicurus caeruleocephala

   

Black Redstart

Phoenicurus ochruros

   

Hodgson's Redstart

Phoenicurus hodgsoni

   

White-throated Redstart

Phoenicurus schisticeps

   

Daurian Redstart

Phoenicurus auroreus

   

White-winged Redstart

Phoenicurus erythrogastrus

   

Blue-fronted Redstart

Phoenicurus frontalis

   

White-capped Redstart

Chaimarrornis leucocephalus

   

Plumbeous Redstart

Rhyacornis fuliginosa

   

White-bellied Redstart

Hodgsonius phaenicuroides

   

White-tailed Robin

Cinclidium leucurum

   

Blue-fronted Robin

Cinclidium frontale

   

Grandala

Grandala coelicolor

   

Little Forktail

Enicurus scouleri

   

Black-backed Forktail

Enicurus immaculatus

   

Slaty-backed Forktail

Enicurus schistaceus

   

White-crowned Forktail

Enicurus leschenaulti

   

Spotted Forktail

Enicurus maculatus

   

Purple Cochoa

Cochoa purpurea

   

Green Cochoa

Cochoa viridis

   
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maura    

White-browed Bushchat

Saxicola macrorhynchus

 

Vulnerable

White-throated Bushchat

Saxicola insignis

 

Vulnerable

Siberian Stonechat

Saxicola maurus

   

White-tailed Stonechat

Saxicola leucurus

   

Pied Bushchat

Saxicola caprata

   

Jerdon's Bushchat

Saxicola jerdoni

   

Grey Bushchat

Saxicola ferreus

   

Hooded Wheatear

Oenanthe monacha

   

Hume's Wheatear

Oenanthe albonigra

   

Northern Wheatear

Oenanthe oenanthe

   

Finsch's Wheatear

Oenanthe finschii

   

Variable Wheatear

Oenanthe picata

   

Pied Wheatear

Oenanthe pleschanka

   

Red-tailed Wheatear

Oenanthe xanthoprymna

   

Desert Wheatear

Oenanthe deserti

   

Isabelline Wheatear

Oenanthe isabellina

   

Indian Chat

Cercomela fusca

   

 
Passeriformes.: Rhipiduridae

 

Yellow-bellied Fantail

Rhipidura hypoxantha

   

White-throated Fantail

Rhipidura albicollis

   

Spot-breasted Fantail

Rhipidura albogularis

 

Endemic

White-browed Fantail

Rhipidura aureola

   

 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae

 

Black-naped Monarch

Hypothymis azurea

   

Asian Paradise-Flycatcher

Terpsiphone paradisi

Val kuruvi

 

 
Passeriformes.: Pachycephalidae

 

Mangrove Whistler

Pachycephala grisola

   

 
Passeriformes.: Timaliidae

 

White-throated Laughingthrush

Garrulax albogularis

   

White-crested Laughingthrush

Garrulax leucolophus

   

Lesser Necklaced Laughingthrush

Garrulax monileger

   

Greater Necklaced Laughingthrush

Garrulax pectoralis

   

Striated Laughingthrush

Garrulax striatus

   

Rufous-necked Laughingthrush

Garrulax ruficollis

   

Chestnut-backed Laughingthrush

Garrulax nuchalis

 

Near-threatened

Yellow-throated Laughingthrush

Garrulax galbanus

   

Wynaad Laughingthrush

Garrulax delesserti

 

Endemic

Rufous-vented Laughingthrush

Garrulax gularis

   

Moustached Laughingthrush

Garrulax cineraceus

   

Rufous-chinned Laughingthrush

Garrulax rufogularis

   

Spotted Laughingthrush

Garrulax ocellatus

   

Grey-sided Laughingthrush

Garrulax caerulatus

   

Spot-breasted Laughingthrush

Garrulax merulinus

   

White-browed Laughingthrush

Garrulax sannio

   

Rufous-breasted Laughingthrush

Garrulax cachinnans

 

Endemic Endangered

Grey-breasted Laughingthrush

Garrulax jerdoni

 

Endemic Near-threatened

Streaked Laughingthrush

Garrulax lineatus

   

Striped Laughingthrush

Garrulax virgatus

   

Scaly Laughingthrush

Garrulax subunicolor

   

Brown-capped Laughingthrush

Garrulax austeni

   

Blue-winged Laughingthrush

Garrulax squamatus

   

Variegated Laughingthrush

Garrulax variegatus

   

Prince Henry's Laughingthrush

Garrulax henrici

   

Black-faced Laughingthrush

Garrulax affinis

   

Chestnut-crowned Laughingthrush

Garrulax erythrocephalus

   
Assam Laughingthrush Garrulax chrysopterus    

Bugun Liocichla

Liocichla bugunorum

 

Endemic

Red-faced Liocichla

Liocichla phoenicea

   

Abbott's Babbler

Malacocincla abbotti

   

Marsh Babbler

Pellorneum palustre

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Buff-breasted Babbler

Pellorneum tickelli

   

Spot-throated Babbler

Pellorneum albiventre

   

Puff-throated Babbler

Pellorneum ruficeps

   

Large Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus hypoleucos

   

Spot-breasted Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus erythrocnemis

   

Rusty-cheeked Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus erythrogenys

   

Indian Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus horsfieldii

   

White-browed Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus schisticeps

   

Streak-breasted Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus ruficollis

   

Red-billed Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus ochraceiceps

   

Coral-billed Scimitar-Babbler

Pomatorhinus ferruginosus

   

Slender-billed Scimitar-Babbler

Xiphirhynchus superciliaris

   

Long-billed Wren-Babbler

Rimator malacoptilus

   

Streaked Wren-Babbler

Napothera brevicaudata

   

Eyebrowed Wren-Babbler

Napothera epilepidota

   

Scaly-breasted Wren-Babbler

Pnoepyga albiventer

   

Immaculate Wren-Babbler

Pnoepyga immaculata

 

Endemic (country/region)

Pygmy Wren-Babbler

Pnoepyga pusilla

   

Rufous-throated Wren-Babbler

Spelaeornis caudatus

 

Near-threatened

Mishmi Wren-Babbler

Spelaeornis badeigularis

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Bar-winged Wren-Babbler

Spelaeornis troglodytoides

   

Spotted Wren-Babbler

Spelaeornis formosus

   

Long-tailed Wren-Babbler

Spelaeornis chocolatinus

   

Tawny-breasted Wren-Babbler

Spelaeornis longicaudatus

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Wedge-billed Wren-Babbler

Sphenocichla humei

 

Near-threatened

Chevron-breasted Babbler

Sphenocichla roberti

 

Near-threatened

Buff-chested Babbler

Stachyris ambigua

   

Rufous-fronted Babbler

Stachyris rufifrons

   

Rufous-capped Babbler

Stachyris ruficeps

   

Black-chinned Babbler

Stachyris pyrrhops

   

Golden Babbler

Stachyris chrysaea

   

Grey-throated Babbler

Stachyris nigriceps

   

Snowy-throated Babbler

Stachyris oglei

 

Endemic Vulnerable

White-necked Babbler

Stachyris leucotis

 

Near-threatened

Tawny-bellied Babbler

Dumetia hyperythra

   

Dark-fronted Babbler

Rhopocichla atriceps

   

Striped Tit-Babbler

Macronous gularis

   

Chestnut-capped Babbler

Timalia pileata

   

Yellow-eyed Babbler

Chrysomma sinense

   

Jerdon's Babbler

Chrysomma altirostre

 

Vulnerable

Common Babbler

Turdoides caudata

Huni

 

Striated Babbler

Turdoides earlei

   

Slender-billed Babbler

Turdoides longirostris

 

Vulnerable

Large Grey Babbler

Turdoides malcolmi

   

Rufous Babbler

Turdoides subrufa

 

Endemic

Jungle Babbler

Turdoides striata

   

Yellow-billed Babbler

Turdoides affinis

   

Chinese Babax

Babax lanceolatus

   

Giant Babax

Babax waddelli

 

Near-threatened

Silver-eared Mesia

Leiothrix argentauris

   

Red-billed Leiothrix

Leiothrix lutea

   

Cutia

Cutia nipalensis

   

Black-headed Shrike-Babbler

Pteruthius rufiventer

   

White-browed Shrike-Babbler

Pteruthius flaviscapis

   

Green Shrike-Babbler

Pteruthius xanthochlorus

   

Black-eared Shrike-Babbler

Pteruthius melanotis

   
Clicking Shrike-Babbler Pteruthius intermedius    

White-hooded Babbler

Gampsorhynchus rufulus

Thavittu kuruvi

 

Rusty-fronted Barwing

Actinodura egertoni

   

Hoary-throated Barwing

Actinodura nipalensis

   

Streak-throated Barwing

Actinodura waldeni

   

Blue-winged Minla

Minla cyanouroptera

   

Chestnut-tailed Minla

Minla strigula

   

Red-tailed Minla

Minla ignotincta

   

Golden-breasted Fulvetta

Alcippe chrysotis

   

Yellow-throated Fulvetta

Alcippe cinerea

   

Rufous-winged Fulvetta

Alcippe castaneceps

   

White-browed Fulvetta

Alcippe vinipectus

   

Streak-throated Fulvetta

Alcippe cinereiceps

   

Ludlow's Fulvetta

Alcippe ludlowi

   

Rufous-throated Fulvetta

Alcippe rufogularis

   

Dusky Fulvetta

Alcippe brunnea

   

Rusty-capped Fulvetta

Alcippe dubia

   

Brown-cheeked Fulvetta

Alcippe poioicephala

   

Nepal Fulvetta

Alcippe nipalensis

   

Rufous-backed Sibia

Heterophasia annectens

   

Rufous Sibia

Heterophasia capistrata

   

Grey Sibia

Heterophasia gracilis

   

Beautiful Sibia

Heterophasia pulchella

   

Long-tailed Sibia

Heterophasia picaoides

   

Striated Yuhina

Yuhina castaniceps

   

White-naped Yuhina

Yuhina bakeri

   

Whiskered Yuhina

Yuhina flavicollis

   

Stripe-throated Yuhina

Yuhina gularis

   

Rufous-vented Yuhina

Yuhina occipitalis

   

Black-chinned Yuhina

Yuhina nigrimenta

   

White-bellied Yuhina

Yuhina zantholeuca

   

Fire-tailed Myzornis

Myzornis pyrrhoura

   

 
Passeriformes.: Paradoxornithidae

 

Great Parrotbill

Conostoma oemodium

   

Brown Parrotbill

Paradoxornis unicolor

   

Grey-headed Parrotbill

Paradoxornis gularis

   

Black-breasted Parrotbill

Paradoxornis flavirostris

 

Vulnerable

Spot-breasted Parrotbill

Paradoxornis guttaticollis

   

Fulvous Parrotbill

Paradoxornis fulvifrons

   

Black-throated Parrotbill

Paradoxornis nipalensis

   

Black-browed Parrotbill

Paradoxornis atrosuperciliaris

   

Rufous-headed Parrotbill

Paradoxornis ruficeps

   

 
Passeriformes.: Aegithalidae

 

White-cheeked Tit

Aegithalos leucogenys

   

Black-throated Tit

Aegithalos concinnus

   

White-throated Tit

Aegithalos niveogularis

   

Black-browed Tit

Aegithalos iouschistos

   

 
Passeriformes.: Paridae

 

Coal Tit

Periparus ater

   

Black-breasted Tit

Periparus rufonuchalis

   

Rufous-vented Tit

Periparus rubidiventris

   

Black-crested Tit

Periparus melanolophus

   

Grey-crested Tit

Lophophanes dichrous

   

Great Tit

Parus major

   

Green-backed Tit

Parus monticolus

   

White-winged Tit

Parus nuchalis

 

Endemic Vulnerable

Black-lored Tit

Parus xanthogenys

   

Yellow-cheeked Tit

Parus spilonotus

   

Yellow-breasted Tit

Cyanistes flavipectus

   

Yellow-browed Tit

Sylviparus modestus

   

Sultan Tit

Melanochlora sultanea

   

Ground Tit

Pseudopodoces humilis

   

 
Passeriformes.: Sittidae

 

Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch

Sitta castanea

   

Chestnut-vented Nuthatch

Sitta nagaensis

   

Kashmir Nuthatch

Sitta cashmirensis

   

White-tailed Nuthatch

Sitta himalayensis

   

White-cheeked Nuthatch

Sitta leucopsis

   

Velvet-fronted Nuthatch

Sitta frontalis

   

Beautiful Nuthatch

Sitta formosa

 

Vulnerable

 
Passeriformes.: Tichodromidae

 

Wallcreeper

Tichodroma muraria

   

 
Passeriformes.: Certhiidae

 

Eurasian Tree-Creeper

Certhia familiaris

   

Bar-tailed Tree-creeper

Certhia himalayana

   

Rusty-flanked Tree-Creeper

Certhia nipalensis

   

Brown-throated Treecreeper

Certhia discolor

   

Spotted Tree-Creeper

Salpornis spilonotus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Remizidae

 

Black-headed Penduline-Tit

Remiz macronyx

   

White-crowned Penduline-Tit

Remiz coronatus

   

Fire-capped Tit

Cephalopyrus flammiceps

   

 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae

 

Ruby-cheeked Sunbird

Chalcoparia singalensis

   

Purple-rumped Sunbird

Leptocoma zeylonica

Pukudichan

 

Crimson-backed Sunbird

Leptocoma minima

 

Endemic

Purple-throated Sunbird

Leptocoma sperata

   

Purple Sunbird

Cinnyris asiaticus

Then-kudi

 

Olive-backed Sunbird

Cinnyris jugularis

   

Long-billed Sunbird

Cinnyris lotenius

Ten chittu

 

Gould's Sunbird

Aethopyga gouldiae

   

Green-tailed Sunbird

Aethopyga nipalensis

   

Black-throated Sunbird

Aethopyga saturata

   

Western Crimson Sunbird

Aethopyga vigorsii

 

Endemic

Eastern Crimson Sunbird

Aethopyga siparaja

   

Fire-tailed Sunbird

Aethopyga ignicauda

   

Little Spiderhunter

Arachnothera longirostra

   

Streaked Spiderhunter

Arachnothera magna

   

 
Passeriformes.: Dicaeidae

 

Thick-billed Flowerpecker

Dicaeum agile

   

Yellow-vented Flowerpecker

Dicaeum chrysorrheum

   

Yellow-bellied Flowerpecker

Dicaeum melanoxanthum

   

Orange-bellied Flowerpecker

Dicaeum trigonostigma

   

Pale-billed Flowerpecker

Dicaeum erythrorhynchos

   

Plain Flowerpecker

Dicaeum concolor

   

Fire-breasted Flowerpecker

Dicaeum ignipectum

   

Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker

Dicaeum cruentatum

   

 
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae

 

Oriental White-eye

Zosterops palpebrosus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae

 

Eurasian Golden-Oriole

Oriolus oriolus

Manja kili

 

Black-naped Oriole

Oriolus chinensis

   

Slender-billed Oriole

Oriolus tenuirostris

   
Black-hooded Oriole

Oriolus xanthornus

   
Maroon Oriole

Oriolus traillii

   

 
Passeriformes.: Irenidae

 

Asian Fairy-bluebird

Irena puella

   

 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae

 
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus    
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio    
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus    

Burmese Shrike

Lanius collurioides

   

Bay-backed Shrike

Lanius vittatus

   

Long-tailed Shrike

Lanius schach

   

Gray-backed Shrike

Lanius tephronotus

   

Northern Shrike

Lanius excubitor

   

Southern Grey Shrike

Lanius meridionalis

   

 
Passeriformes.: Prionopidae

 

Large Woodshrike

Tephrodornis gularis

   

Common Woodshrike

Tephrodornis pondicerianus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Dicruridae

 

Black Drongo

Dicrurus macrocercus

   

Ashy Drongo

Dicrurus leucophaeus

   

White-bellied Drongo

Dicrurus caerulescens

   

Crow-billed Drongo

Dicrurus annectans

   

Bronzed Drongo

Dicrurus aeneus

   

Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo

Dicrurus remifer

   

Hair-crested Drongo

Dicrurus hottentottus

   

Andaman Drongo

Dicrurus andamanensis

 

Near-threatened

Greater Racket-tailed Drongo

Dicrurus paradiseus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Artamidae

 

Ashy Woodswallow

Artamus fuscus

   

White-breasted Woodswallow

Artamus leucorynchus

   

 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae

 

Eurasian Jay

Garrulus glandarius

   

Black-headed Jay

Garrulus lanceolatus

   

Gold-billed Magpie

Urocissa flavirostris

   

Blue Magpie

Urocissa erythrorhyncha

   

Green Magpie

Cissa chinensis

   

Rufous Treepie

Dendrocitta vagabunda

Vaal kakai

 

Grey Treepie

Dendrocitta formosae

   

White-bellied Treepie

Dendrocitta leucogastra

 

Endemic

Collared Treepie

Dendrocitta frontalis

   

Andaman Treepie

Dendrocitta bayleyi

 

Near-threatened

Black-billed Magpie

Pica pica

   

Spotted Nutcracker

Nucifraga caryocatactes

????

 

Red-billed Chough

Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax

   

Yellow-billed Chough

Pyrrhocorax graculus

   

Eurasian Jackdaw

Corvus monedula

   

Daurian Jackdaw

Corvus dauuricus

   

House Crow

Corvus splendens

maniyan kakai

 

Rook

Corvus frugilegus

   

Carrion Crow

Corvus corone

   

Large-billed Crow

Corvus macrorhynchos

Karung kakai

 

Brown-necked Raven

Corvus ruficollis

   

Common Raven

Corvus corax

   

 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae

 

Asian Glossy Starling

Aplonis panayensis

   

Spot-winged Starling

Saroglossa spiloptera

   

Golden-crested Myna

Ampeliceps coronatus

   

Common Hill Myna

Gracula religiosa

   

Southern Hill Myna

Gracula indica

   

White-vented Myna

Acridotheres grandis

   

Jungle Myna

Acridotheres fuscus

   

Collared Myna

Acridotheres albocinctus

   

Bank Myna

Acridotheres ginginianus

   

Common Myna

Acridotheres tristis

Nahanavai

 

Asian Pied Starling

Gracupica contra

   

Daurian Starling

Sturnia sturnina

   

White-shouldered Starling

Sturnia sinensis

 

Rare/Accidental

Chestnut-tailed Starling

Sturnia malabarica

   

White-headed Starling

Sturnia erythropygia

   

Brahminy Starling

Temenuchus pagodarum

Papata pariki

 

Rosy Starling

Pastor roseus

   

European Starling

Sturnus vulgaris

   

 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae

 

House Sparrow

Passer domesticus

Adaikalang kuruvi

 

Spanish Sparrow

Passer hispaniolensis

   

Sind Sparrow

Passer pyrrhonotus

   

Russet Sparrow

Passer rutilans

   

Eurasian Tree Sparrow

Passer montanus

   
Rock Petronia Petronia petronia    
Chestnut-shouldered Petronia Gymnoris xanthocollis    

Black-winged Snowfinch

Montifringilla adamsi    

White-rumped Snowfinch

Onychostruthus taczanowskii    

Pere David's Snowfinch

Pyrgilauda davidiana    

Rufous-necked Snowfinch

Pyrgilauda ruficollis    

Blanford's Snowfinch

Pyrgilauda blanfordi    

 
Passeriformes.: Ploceidae

 
Bengal Weaver Ploceus benghalensis    
Streaked Weaver Ploceus manyar    
Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus  

 

Yellow Weaver Ploceus megarhynchus   Vulnerable

 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae

 
Red Avadavat Amandava amandava  

 

Green Avadavat Amandava formosa   Endemic Vulnerable

White-throated Munia

Euodice malabarica

   

White-rumped Munia

Lonchura striata

   

Black-throated Munia

Lonchura kelaarti

   

Nutmeg Mannikin

Lonchura punctulata

   
Black-headed Munia

Lonchura malacca

   

Chestnut Munia

Lonchura atricapilla

   

Java Sparrow

Padda oryzivora

 

Introduced species Vulnerable

 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae

 

Chaffinch

Fringilla coelebs

   

Brambling

Fringilla montifringilla

   

Plain Mountain-Finch

Leucosticte nemoricola

   

Black-headed Mountain-Finch

Leucosticte brandti

   

Tawny-headed Mountain-Finch

Leucosticte sillemi

 

Data deficient

Crimson-browed Finch

Pinicola subhimachala

   

Blanford's Rosefinch

Carpodacus rubescens

   

Dark-breasted Rosefinch

Carpodacus nipalensis

   

Common Rosefinch

Carpodacus erythrinus

   

Beautiful Rosefinch

Carpodacus pulcherrimus

   

Pink-browed Rosefinch

Carpodacus rodochroa

   

Vinaceous Rosefinch

Carpodacus vinaceus

   

Dark-rumped Rosefinch

Carpodacus edwardsii

   

Spot-winged Grosbeak

Carpodacus rhodopeplus

   
Sharpe's Rosefinch Carpodacus verreauxii    

White-browed Rosefinch

Carpodacus thura

   

Red-mantled Rosefinch

Carpodacus rhodochlamys

   

Streaked Rosefinch

Carpodacus rubicilloides

   

Great Rosefinch

Carpodacus rubicilla

   

Red-fronted Rosefinch

Carpodacus puniceus

   

Red Crossbill

Loxia curvirostra

   

Yellow-breasted Greenfinch

Carduelis spinoides

   

Black-headed Greenfinch

Carduelis ambigua

   

Eurasian Siskin

Carduelis spinus

   

European Goldfinch

Carduelis carduelis

   

Twite

Carduelis flavirostris

   

Eurasian Linnet

Carduelis cannabina

   

Fire-fronted Serin

Serinus pusillus

   

Tibetan Serin

Serinus thibetanus

   

Brown Bullfinch

Pyrrhula nipalensis

   

Orange Bullfinch

Pyrrhula aurantiaca

   

Red-headed Bullfinch

Pyrrhula erythrocephala

   

Grey-headed Bullfinch

Pyrrhula erythaca

   

Hawfinch

Coccothraustes coccothraustes

   

Black-and-yellow Grosbeak

Mycerobas icterioides

   

Collared Grosbeak

Mycerobas affinis

   

Spot-winged Grosbeak

Mycerobas melanozanthos

   

White-winged Grosbeak

Mycerobas carnipes

   

Gold-naped Finch

Pyrrhoplectes epauletta

   

Spectacled Finch

Callacanthis burtoni

   

Crimson-winged Finch

Rhodopechys sanguineus

   

Trumpeter Finch

Bucanetes githagineus

   

Mongolian Finch

Bucanetes mongolicus

   

Desert Finch

Rhodospiza obsoleta

   

Scarlet Finch

Haematospiza sipahi

   

 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae

 

Crested Bunting

Melophus lathami

   

Yellowhammer

Emberiza citrinella

   

Pine Bunting

Emberiza leucocephalos

   

Rock Bunting

Emberiza cia

   

Godlewski's Bunting

Emberiza godlewskii

   

Grey-hooded Bunting

Emberiza buchanani

   

Ortolan Bunting

Emberiza hortulana

   

Chestnut-breasted Bunting

Emberiza stewarti

   

House Bunting

Emberiza striolata

   

Chestnut-eared Bunting

Emberiza fucata

   

Little Bunting

Emberiza pusilla

   

Yellow-breasted Bunting

Emberiza aureola

 

Near-threatened

Chestnut Bunting

Emberiza rutila

   

Black-headed Bunting

Emberiza melanocephala

   

Red-headed Bunting

Emberiza bruniceps

   

Black-faced Bunting

Emberiza spodocephala

   

Reed Bunting

Emberiza schoeniclus

   

Corn Bunting

Emberiza calandra

 

Rare/Accidental

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