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Yellow-fronted Woodpecker “Melanerpes flavifrons”

Identification:  Yellow-fronted Woodpecker is colorful Mantle glossy black, streaked white, back and rump white. Uppertail black, some white bars on outer feathers, undertail browner. Breast grey or olive, belly red, flanks white or buff...
Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius pomarinus) is normally 46–51 cm in length (including tail up to 19 cm) with an average weight of 125–135 cm.

Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius pomarinus)

Identification Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius pomarinus) is normally 46–51 cm in length (including tail up to 19 cm) with an average weight of 125–135 cm. Rather larger and distinctly bulkier than Arctic Skua (or Parasitic Jaeger)....
Collared Scops Owl is a medium-sized sandy-brown owl, spotted and mottled dark brown and black with relatively pointed wings and rather long.

Collared Scops Owl (Otus lettia)

IDENTIFICATION Collared Scops Owl is a medium-sized (23–25cm) sandy-brown owl, spotted and mottled dark brown and black, with relatively pointed wings and rather long, dark-spotted ear-tufts. Eyes are dark brown to orange. Song – This owl...
Ring Ouzel resembling with common Blackbird in size, shape and basic coloration with a prominent white breast band and whitish wing feathers

Ring Ouzel (Turdus torquatus)

Identification Ring Ouzel is resembling with common Blackbird in size, shape and basic coloration. However, at all ages, pale edges to wing feathers make wings appear paler than the rest of birds in flight. The...

The Biak Scops Owl

Other names: Beccari Scops Owl IDENTIFICATION: A medium-sized scops owl (c.25cm) with prominent ear-tufts, lacking any trace of dark shaft-streaks but with a few fine streaks on forecrown. Barred overall (except on mantle) with light...

Northern Cardinal Songbird – Sing Variety of Melodies

The Northern Cardinal Songbird (Cardinalis cardinalis) is a beautiful North American bird in the genus Cardinalis. This is also famous as “colloquially” as the redbird or common cardinal. It can be found in the...

Black Sickle Bill ! The Bird of Paradise

The black sickle bill also called Epimachus fastosus is a big bird of heaven of mid-mountain forests of New Guinea. The lovely sicklebill's diet contains mostly of fruits and arthropods. The male of the...
CETTI’S WARBLER is large & skulking warbler of dense waterside undergrowth with broad, rounded tail and often slightly ‘untidy’ appearance.

6 Facts About Cetti’s Warbler

1. Identification CETTI’S WARBLER (Cettia cetti)is fairly large but very skulking warbler of dense waterside undergrowth with broad, rounded tail and often slightly ‘untidy’ appearance. The unstreamed dark reddish-brown above, with pale greyish-washed sides of...
The medium size Dusky Naumann’s Thrush adult male bird is dull dark brown above with blackish feather centers, giving the mottled appearance (with wear upperparts appear blacker).

Dusky Naumann’s Thrush (Turdus eunomus)

Identification Asian vagrant (breeds in Siberia central from eastwards). Recalls Redwing in structure, but substantially larger with stouter bill and relatively long tail. The two subspecies appear distinctly different in the field and are best...

Paradise Flycatcher “Terpsiphone viridis”

The Paradise Flycatcher “Terpsiphone viridis” is common over the south and east of southern Africa, and also occurs more sparsely in parts of the western interior. It ranges continuously from the Western Cape Province...
Bar-tailed Desert Lark

The Bar-tailed Desert Lark

Bar-tailed Desert Lark (Ammomanes cinctura) is like typical forms of Desert Lark, but smaller, with a slightly shorter tail, thinner legs, smaller and more domed head and shorter, weaker and more pointed bill. It...

Mesmerizing Photographs of Colorful Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds are famous for flapping they're wings exceptionally fast. They create a distinct hum and appear as a blur of feathers right before you're eyes. To look over the beauty of such a miniature...

Grass Green Tanager ! A Distinctive Small Passerine Bird

The striking Grass Green Tanager (Chlorornis riefferii) is a small passerine bird. This bird belongs to tanager family. This is beautifully distinctive and well-named bird and the only member of the genus Chloronis. The...

Song Sparrow Call

The Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) is generally of medium build, though its size varies substantially, ranging from as large as a California Towhee in the Aleutian Islands of  Alaska to as small as a ...

The Eye-Catching Leaden Flycatcher

The beautiful Leaden Flycatcher is a species of passerine bird in the family Monarchidae. The birds specs around 6 inches in length. While the male is a shiny lead-grey with white under parts. However,...

Nicobar Pigeon ! The Coolest Pigeon in the World

Nicobar pigeon is the closest living relative to the extinct Dodo Bird with stunning colorful iridescent feathers. It’s absolutely stunning even they’re relatives, looks nothing like the Dodo. Nicobar’s luminous colors is the only...
The Indian Black-lored Tit (Machlolophus aplonotus) Indian tit, Indian yellow tit, or Himalayan Black-lored is a passerine bird in the tit family Paridae.

The Fabulous Indian Black-lored Tit

The Indian Black-lored Tit (Machlolophus aplonotus) Indian tit, Indian yellow tit, or Himalayan Black-lored is a passerine bird in the tit family Paridae. The closest relative is yellow-cheeked tit, which also has yellow tit....

What Does a Northern Cardinal Eat?

Northern Cardinal is highly dichromatic, songbirds, socially monogamous species, and males are a vibrant red. The redder males produced more offspring in a breeding season. This beautiful bird can be found from the Dakotas,...
Birds of Prey is a large family is composed of birds which bear so strong a family that it is almost impossible to identify them at sight.

The Indian Birds of Prey

The Birds of Prey is a large family is composed of birds which bear so strong a family likeness that it is almost impossible to describe them in such a way as to enable...
Black Cuckoo sound produces a mournful, three-noted call “I’m so saaaaad” call, the last note rising.

The Black Cuckoo Sound ! Song ! Call

Description The Black Cuckoo (Cuculus clamosus) is an Afrotropical species. In southern Africa, it is a summer-breeding visitor with a largely tropical distribution, which extends to about 26°S in the Transvaal, but extends further south...

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