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A Checklist of the Birds of The Manas Tiger Reserve
Compiled by Bikram Grewal June 2004

(This is an attempt to compile a checklist of the birds of The Manas Tiger Reserve, Assam, using available trip records, personal communications and the compilers own observations. Very little study has been done on this rich bird area and readers are requested to send in any additions or corrections to All contributions will be acknowledged)


Family: Phasianidae

Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus
(Black Partridge)
Grey Francolin Francolinus pondicerianus
(Grey Partridge)
Swamp Francolin Francolinus gularis
(Swamp Partridge)
Rain Quail Coturnix coromandelica
(Black-breasted Quail)
Blue-breasted Quail Coturnix chinensis
Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus
(Common Peafowl, Blue Peafowl)


Family: Dendrocygndiae

Lesser Whistling-duck Dendrocygna javanica
(Lesser Whistling-teal)

Family: Anatidae


Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea
Cotton Pygmy-goose Nettapus coromandelianus
(Cotton Teal)


Gadwall Anas strepera
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha
(Spotbil Duck, Spotbill)
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
(Common Pintail, Pintail)
Garganey Anas querquedula
Common Teal Anas crecca
Red-crested Pochard Rhodonessa rufina
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
(Goosander, Merganser)


Family: Turnicidae

Yellow-legged Buttonquail Turnix tanki
(Button Quail)
Barred Buttonquail Turnix suscitator
(Common Bustardquail)


Family: Picidae

Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Speckled Piculet Picumnus innominatus
Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker Dendrocopos canicapillus
(Grey-crowned Pigmy Woodpecker)
Rufous Woodpecker Celeus brachyurus
Lesser Yellownape Picus chlorolophus
(Lesser Yellow-naped Woodpecker)
Greater Yellownape Picus flavinucha
(Greater Yellow-naped Woodpecker)
Streak-throated Woodpecker Picus xanthopygaeus
(Little Scaly-bellied Green Woodpecker)
Grey-headed Woodpecker Picus canus
(Black-naped Green Woodpecker)
Himalayan Flameback Dinopium shorii
(Three-toed Golden-backed Woodpecker)
Black-rumped Flameback Dinopium benghalense
(Lesser Golden-backed Woodpecker)
Greater Flameback Chrysocolaptes lucidus
(Larger Golden-backed Woodpecker)

Family: Megalaimidae

Great Barbet Megalaima virens
(Great Himalayan Barbet)
Brown-headed Barbet Megalaima zeylanica
(Green Barbet)
Lineated Barbet Megalaima lineata
Blue-throated Barbet Megalaima asiatica
Blue-eared Barbet Megalaima australis
Coppersmith Barbet Megalaima haemacephala
(Crimson-breasted Barbet)


Family: Bucerotidae

Indian Grey Hornbill Ocyceros birostris
(Common Grey Hornbill)
Great Hornbill Buceros bicornis
(Great Pied Hornbill)
Wreathed Hornbill Aceros undulatus
Oriental Pied Hornbill Anthracoceros albirostris
(Indian Pied Hornbill


Family: Upupidae

Common Hoopoe Upupa epops


Family: Trogonidae

Red-headed Trogon Harpactes erythrocephalus


Family: Coraciidae

Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis
Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis
(Broad-billed Roller)

Family: Alcedinidae

Blyth's Kingfisher Alcedo hercules
(Great Blue)
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
(Small Blue Kingfisher)
Blue-eared Kingfisher Alcedo meninting

Family: Halcyonidae

Stork-billed Kingfisher Halcyon capensis
Ruddy Kingfisher Halcyon coromanda
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
(White-breasted Kingfisher)

Family: Cerylidae

Crested Kingfisher Megaceryle lugubris
(Greater Pied Kingfisher)
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
(Lesser Pied Kingfisher)

Family: Meropidae

Blue-bearded Bee-eater Nyctyornis athertoni
Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis
(Little Green Bee-eater)
Chestnut-headed Bee-eater Merops leschenaulti


Family: Cuculidae

Pied Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus
(Pied Crested Cuckoo)
Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus
(Red-winged Crested Cuckoo)
Large Hawk Cuckoo Hierococcyx sparverioides
Common Hawk Cuckoo Hierococcyx varius
Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus
Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus poliocephalus
Banded Bay Cuckoo Cacomantis sonneratii
(Indian Banded Bay Cuckoo)
Plaintive Cuckoo Cacomantis merulinus
(Rufous-bellied Plaintive Cuckoo)
Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopacea
(Koel, Common Koel)
Green-billed Malkoha Phaenicophaeus tristis
(Large Green-billed Malkoha)

Family: Centropodidae

Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis
Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis


Family: Psittacidae

Vernal Hanging Parrot Loriculus vernalis
(Indian Lorikeet)
Alexandrine Parakeet Psittacula eupatria
(Large Indian Parakeet)
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Slaty-headed Parakeet Psittacula himalayana
Plum-headed Parakeet Psittacula cyanocephala
(Blossom-headed Parakeet)
Red-breasted Parakeet Psittacula alexandri
(Rose-breasted Parakeet)


Family: Apodidae

Asian Palm Swift (Palm Swift) Cypsiurus balasiensis
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba
House Swift Apus affinis
(Little Swift)

Family: Hemiprocnidae

Crested Treeswift Hemiprocne coronata


Family: Tytonidae

Barn Owl Tyto alba
Grass Owl Tyto capensis

Family: Strigidae

Mountain Scops Owl Otus spilocephalus
(Spotted Scops Owl)
Eurasian Scops Owl Otus scops
(European Scops Owl)
Rock Eagle Owl Bubo bubo bengalensis
Spot-bellied Eagle Owl Bubo nipalensis
(Forest Eagle Owl)
Brown Fish Owl Ketupa zeylonensis
Tawny Fish Owl Ketupa flavipes
Asian Barred Owlet Glaucidium cuculoides
Jungle Owlet Glaucidium radiatum
(Barred Jungle Owlet)
Spotted Owlet Athene brama
Brown Hawk Owl Ninox scutulata
(Brown Boobook)

Family: Caprimulgidae

Grey Nightjar Caprimulgus indicus
(Indian Jungle Nightjar)
Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus
Savanna Nightjar Caprimulgus affinis



Rock pigeon Columba livia
(Blue Rock Pigeon)
Common Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus
(Wood Pigeon)
Speckled Wood Pigeon Columba hodgsonii
Ashy Wood Pigeon Columba pulchricollis
Pale-capped Pigeon Columba punicea
(Purple Wood)
Oriental Turtle Dove Streptopelia orientalis
(Rufous Turtle Dove)
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
(Little Brown)
Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis
Red Collared Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica
(Red Turtle)
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
(Indian Ring, Collared)
Barred Cuckoo Dove Macropygia unchall
(Bar-tailed Cuckoo Dove)
Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica
(Bronze-winged Dove)
Orange-breasted Green Pigeon Treron bicincta
(Orange-breasted Pigeon)
Pompadour Green Pigeon Treron pompadora
(Pompadour Pigeon)
Thick-billed Green Pigeon Treron curvirostra
(Thick-billed Pigeon)
Yellow-footed Green Pigeon Treron phoenicoptera
(Yellow-legged Green or Bengal)
Pin-tailed Green Pigeon Treron apicauda
(Pin-tailed Pigeon)
Wedge-tailed Green Pigeon Treron sphenura
(Wedge-tailed Pigeon)
Green Imperial Pigeon Ducula aenea
Mountain Imperial Pigeon Ducula badia


Family: Otididae

Bengal Florican Houbaropsis bengalensis

Family: Rallidae

White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
(Moorhen, Indian Gallinule)
Common Coot Fulica atra
(Coot, Eurasian Coot)


Family: Scolopacidae


Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
(Fantail Snipe)


Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii

Family: Rostratulidae

Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
(Painted Snipe)

Family: Jacanidae

Pheasant-tailed Jacana Hydrophasianus chirurgus
Bronze-winged Jacana Metopidius indicus

Family: Burhinidae

Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus
(Stone-curlew, Stone-Plover)
Great Thick-knee Esacus recurvirostris
(Great Stone Plover)

Family: Charadriidae


Ibisbill Ibidorhyncha struthersii
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta


Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
(Little Plover, Little Ring Plover)
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Lesser Sand Plover Charadrius mongolus
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii
(Large Sand Plover)
River Lapwing Vanellus duvaucelii
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus

Family: Glareolidae


Small Pratincole Glareola lactea
(Little Pratincole)

Family: Laridae


Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus
(Common Black-headed Gull)


River Tern Sterna aurantia
(Indian River Tern)
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Little Tern Sterna albifrons
Black-bellied Tern Sterna acuticauda

Family: Accipitridae


Osprey Pandion haliaetus


Black Baza Aviceda leuphotes
(Black-crested Baza)
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhyncus
(Honey Buzzard)
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus caeruleus
(Black-winged Kite)
Black Kite Milvus migrans
(Pariah Kite, Black-eared Kite)
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus
Pallas's Fish Eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus
(Pallas's Fishing Eagle)
Lesser Fish Eagle Ichthyophaga humilis
(Himalayan Grey-headed Fishing Eagle)
Grey-headed Fish Eagle Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus
(Grey-headed Fishing Eagle)
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis
(Indian White-backed Vulture)
Indian Vulture Gyps indicus
(Indian Long-billed, Indian Griffon)
Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus
(Griffon Vulture)
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus
(Black Vulture)
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus
(King Vulture, Black Vulture)
Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela
Eurasian Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
(Western Marsh Harrier)
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus
(Northern Harrier)
Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos
Crested Goshawk Accipiter trivirgatus
Shikra Accipiter badius
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
(Sparrow Hawk)
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
(Buzzard, Eurasian Buteo)
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
(Eurasian Tawny Eagle)
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis
Bonelli's Eagle Hieraaetus fasciatus
(Bonelli's Hawk Eagle)
Rufous-bellied Eagle Hieraaetus kienerii
(Rufous-bellied Hawk Eagle)
Changeable Hawk Eagle Spizaetus cirrhatus
(Crested Hawk Eagle)

Family: Falconidae

Collared Falconet Microhierax caerulescens
(Red-breasted Falconet)
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
(Kestrel, Eurasian Kestrel)
Oriental Hobby Falco severus
(Indian Hobby)
Laggar Falcon Falco jugger
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
(Red-capped Falcon, Barbary Falcon)

Family: Podicipedidae

Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis

Family: Anhingidae

Darter Anhinga melanogaster
(Indian Darter, Snakebird)

Family: Phalacrocoracidae

Little Cormorant Phalacrocorax niger
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
(Cormorant, Large Cormorant)

Family: Ardeidae

Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Goliath Heron Ardea goliath
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Casmerodius albus
(Large Egret)
Intermediate Egret Mesophoyx intermedia
(Smaller Egret, Plumed Egret)
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Indian Pond Heron Ardeola grayii
(Pond Heron)
Little Heron Butorides striatus
(Little Green Heron, Striated Heron)
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
(Night Heron)
Cinnamon Bittern Ixobrychus cinnamomeus
(Chestnut Bittern)
Black Bittern Dupetor flavicollis

Family: Pelecanidae

Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis
(Grey Pelican)

Family: Ciconiidae

Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans
(Asian Openbill Stork)
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus
(Lesser Adjutant Stork)
Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius
(Greater Adjutant Stork)


Family: Pittidae

Blue-naped Pitta Pitta nipalensis
Blue Pitta Pitta cyanea
Hooded Pitta Pitta sordida
(Green-breasted Pitta)
Indian Pitta Pitta brachyura

Family: Eurylaimidae

Long-tailed Broadbill Psarisomus dalhousiae

Family: Irenidae

Asian Fairy Bluebird Irena puella
(Fairy Bluebird)
Blue-winged Leafbird Chloropsis cochinchinensis
(Gold-mantled /Jerdon's Chloropsis)
Golden-fronted Leafbird Chloropsis aurifrons
Orange-bellied Leafbird Chloropsis hardwickii

Family: Laniidae

Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
(Rufous-backed Shrike)
Grey-backed Shrike Lanius tephronotus

Family: Corvidae


Common Green Magpie Cissa chinensis
Rufous Treepie Dendrocitta vagabunda
(Indian Treepie)
Grey Treepie Dendrocitta formosae
(Himalyan Treepie)
House Crow Corvus splendens
Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
(Jungle/Black Crow)


Ashy Woodswallow Artamus fuscus
(Ashy Swallow-shrike)


Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
(Golden Oriole)
Black-naped Oriole Oriolus chinensis
Black-hooded Oriole Oriolus xanthornus
(Black-headed Oriole)
Maroon Oriole Oriolus traillii
Large Cuckooshrike Coracina macei
Rosy Minivet Pericrocotus roseus
Small Minivet Pericrocotus cinnamomeus
Grey-chinned Minivet Pericrocotus solaris
(Yellow-throated Minivet)
Long-tailed Minivet Pericrocotus ethologus
Short-billed Minivet Pericrocotus brevirostris
Scarlet Minivet Pericrocotus flammeus
(Orange Minivet)
Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrike Hemipus picatus
(Pied Flycatcher-shrike)



Yellow-bellied Fantail Rhipidura hypoxantha
(Yellow-bellied Fantail Flycatcher)
White-browed Fantail Rhipidura aureola
(White-breasted Fantail Flycatcher)


Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus
Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
(Grey Drongo)
White-bellied Drongo Dicrurus caerulescens
(White-vented Drongo)
Crow-billed Drongo Dicrurus annectans
Bronzed Drongo Dicrurus aeneus
(Little Bronzed Drongo)
Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus remifer
(Small Racket-tailed Drongo)
Spangled Drongo Dicrurus hottentottus
(Hair-crested Drongo)
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus paradiseus
(Racket-tailed Drongo)


Black-naped Monarch Hypothymis azurea
(Black-naped Flycatcher
Asian Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi


Common Iora Aegithina tiphia


Large Woodshrike Tephrodornis gularis
Common Woodshrike Tephrodornis pondicerianus
(Woodshrike, Lesser Wood-shrike)

Family: Cinclidae

Brown Dipper Cinclus palace

Family: Muscicapidae


Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius
Blue Whistling Thrush Myophonus caeruleus
(Whistling Thrush)
Orange-headed Thrush Zoothera citrina
Grey-winged Blackbird Turdus boulboul
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula
Dark-throated Thrush Turdus ruficollis
(Red-throated/Black-throated Thrush)



Dark-sided Flycatcher Muscicapa sibirica
(Sooty Flycatcher)
Asian Brown Flycatcher Muscicapa dauurica
(Brown Flycatcher)
Ferruginous Flycatcher Muscicapa ferruginea
Red-throated Flycatcher Ficedula parva
(Red-breasted Flycatcher)
Snowy-browed Flycatcher Ficedula hyperythra
(Rufous-breasted Blue Flycatcher)
Little Pied Flycatcher Ficedula westermanni
Ultramarine Flycatcher Ficedula superciliaris
(White-browed Blue Flycatcher)
Verditer Flycatcher Eumyias thalassina
Large Niltava Niltava grandis
Small Niltava Niltava macgrigoriae
Rufous-bellied Niltava Niltava sundara
Pale-chinned Flycatcher Cyornis poliogenys
(Brook's Flycatcher)
Pale Blue Flycatcher Cyornis unicolor
Blue-throated Flycatcher Cyornis rubeculoides
Tickell's Blue Flycatcher Cyornis tickelliae
(Orange-breasted Blue Flycatcher)
Pygmy Blue Flycatcher Muscicapella hodgsoni
Grey-headed Canary Flycatcher Culicicapa ceylonensis
(Grey-headed Flycatcher)


White-tailed Rubythroat Luscinia pectoralis
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Oriental Magpie Robin Copsychus saularis
(Magpie Robin Dayal)
White-rumped Shama Copsychus malabaricus
Indian Robin Saxicoloides fulicata
(Black Robin, Indian Chat)
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Hodgson's Redstart Phoenicurus hodgsoni
White-capped Water Redstart Chaimarrornis leucocephalus
(White-capped Redstart)
Plumbeous Water Redstart Rhyacornis fuliginosus
(Plumbeous Redstart)
Black-backed Forktail Enicurus immaculatus
Slaty-backed Forktail Enicurus schistaceus
White-crowned Forktail Enicurus leschenaulti
(Leschenault's Forktail)
Spotted Forktail Enicurus maculatus
Purple Cochoa Cochoa purpurea
Green Cochoa Cochoa viridis
Hodgson's Bushchat Saxicola insignis
(White-throated Bushchat)
Common Stonechat Saxicola torquata
(Collared Bushchat)
Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata
(Pied Stone-chat)
Jerdon's Bushchat Saxicola jerdoni
Grey Bushchat Saxicola ferrea
(Dark-grey Bushchat)

Family: Sturnidae

Spot-winged Starling Saroglossa spiloptera
(Spot-winged Stare)
Chestnut-tailed Starling Sturnus malabaricus
(Grey-headed Myna)
Brahminy Starling Sturnus pagodarum
(Black-headed /Brahminy Myna)
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
(Starling, Eurasian Starling)
Asian Pied Starling Sturnus contra
(Pied Myna)
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
Bank Myna Acridotheres ginginianus
Jungle Myna Acridotheres fuscus
Hill Myna Gracula religiosa
(Grackle, Talking Myna)

Family: Sittidae


Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch Sitta castanea
White-tailed Nuthatch Sitta himalayensis
Velvet-fronted Nuthatch Sitta frontalis
(Velvet-fronted Blue Nuthatch)


Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria

Family: Paridae


Great Tit Parus major
(Grey Tit)
Green-backed Tit Parus monticolus
Yellow-cheeked Tit Parus spilonotus
(Black-spotted Yellow Tit)
Sultan Tit Melanochlora sultanea

Family: Aegithalidae

Black-throated Tit Aegithalos concinnus
(Red-headed Tit)

Family: Hirundinidae

Plain Martin Riparia paludicola
(Plain Sand Martin)
Dusky Crag Martin Hirundo concolor
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
(Swallow, Common Swallow)
Red-rumped Swallow Hirundo daurica
Northern House Martin Delichon urbica
(House Martin, Common House Martin)
Asian House Martin Delichon dasypus
(Asian Martin)
Nepal House Martin Delichon nipalensis
(Nepal Martin)

Family: Pycnonotidae

Black-crested Bulbul Pycnonotus melanicterus
Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus
Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer
Flavescent Bulbul Pycnonotus flavescens
(Blyth's Bulbul)
White-throated Bulbul Alophoixus flaveolus
Ashy Bulbul Hemixos flavala
(Brown-eared Bulbul)
Black Bulbul Hypsipetes leucocephalus

Family: Cisticolidae

Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
(Streaked Fantail Warbler)
Bright-headed Cisticola Cisticola exilis
(Bright-capped Cisticola)
Jungle Prinia Prinia sylvatica
(Jungle Wren-Warbler, Large Prinia)
Ashy Prinia Prinia socialis
(Ashy Wren Warbler)
Plain Prinia Prinia inornata
(Plain Wren-Warbler)

Family: Zosteropidae

Oriental White-eye Zosterops palpebrosus

Family: Sylviidae


Chestnut-headed Tesia Tesia castaneocoronata
(Chestnut-headed Ground Warbler)
Slaty-bellied Tesia Tesia olivea
(Slaty-bellied Ground Warbler)
Grey-bellied Tesia Tesia cyaniventer
(Dull Slaty-bellied Ground Warbler)
Pale-footed Bush Warbler Cettia pallidipes
(Blanford's Bush Warbler)
Blunt-winged Warbler Acrocephalus concinens
(Blunt-winged Paddyfield Warbler)
Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius
Dark-necked Tailorbird Orthotomus atrogularis
(Black-necked Tailorbird)
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
(Brown Leaf Warbler, Chiffchaff)
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus
(Dusky Leaf Warbler)
Tickell's Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus affinis
(Tickell's Warbler)
Buff-barred Warbler Phylloscopus pulcher
(Orange-barred Leaf Warbler)
Ashy-throated Warbler Phylloscopus maculipennis
(Grey-faced Leaf Warbler)
Lemon-rumped Warbler Phylloscopus chloronotus
(Pallas's Leaf Warbler)
Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus
(Inornate Leaf Warbler, Plain Leaf)
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
(Dull Green Leaf Warbler)
Large-billed Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus magnirostris
(Large-billed Tree Warbler)
Western Crowned Warbler Phylloscopus occipitalis
(Large Crowned Leaf Warbler)
Blyth's Leaf Warbler (Crowned) Phylloscopus reguloides
Yellow-vented Warbler Phylloscopus cantator
(Black-browed Leaf Warbler)
Golden-spectacled Warbler Seicercus burkii
(Black-browed Flycatcher Warbler)
Whister's Warbler Seicercus whistleri
Grey-hooded Warbler Seicercus xanthoschistos
(Grey-headed Flycatcher Warbler)
Grey-cheeked Warbler Seicercus poliogenys
(Grey-cheeked Flycatcher Warbler)
Chestnut-crowned Warbler Seicercus castaniceps
(Chestnut-headed Flycatcher Warbler)
Broad-billed Warbler Tickellia hodgsoni
(Broad-billed Flycatcher Warbler)


Striated Grassbird Megalurus palustris
(Striated Marsh Warbler)
Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis
(Large Grass Warbler)


White-throated Laughingthrush Garrulax albogularis
Lesser Necklaced Laughingthrush Garrulax monileger
(Necklaced Laughing Thrush)
Greater Necklaced Laughingthrush Garrulax pectoralis
(Black-gorgeted Laughingthrush,)
Striated Laughingthrush Garrulax striatus
Yellow-throated Laughingthrush Garrulax galbanus
Rufous-vented Laughingthrush Garrulax gularis
Scaly Laughingthrush Garrulax subunicolor
(Plain-colored Laughingthrush)



Abbott's Babbler Malacocincla abbotti
Puff-throated Babbler Pellorneum ruficeps
(Spotted Babbler)
Rusty-cheeked Scimitar Babbler Pomatorhinus erythrogenys
Streak-breasted Scimitar Babbler Pomatorhinus ruficollis
(Rufous-necked Scimitar Babbler)
Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler Pnoepyga albiventer
(Greater Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler)
Pygmy Wren Babbler Pnoepyga pusilla
(Brown Wren Babbler)
Grey-throated Babbler Stachyris nigriceps
(Black-throated Babbler)
Striped Tit Babbler Macronous gularis
(Yellow-breasted Babbler)
Chestnut-capped Babbler Timalia pileata
(Red-capped Babbler)
Yellow-eyed Babbler Chrysomma sinense
Striated Babbler Turdoides earlei
Jungle Babbler Turdoides striatus
White-browed Shrike Babbler Pteruthius flaviscapis
(Red-winged Shrike Babbler)
Black-eared Shrike Babbler Pteruthius melanotis
(Chestnut-throated Shrike Babbler)
Rusty-fronted Barwing Actinodura egertoni
(Spectacled Barwing)
Blue-winged Minla Minla cyanouroptera
(Blue-winged Siva)
Chestnut-tailed Minla Minla strigula
(Bar-throated Siva/Minla)
Red-tailed Minla Minla ignotincta
Rusty-capped Fulvetta Alcippe dubia
(Rufous-headed Tit Babbler)
Rufous Sibia Heterophasia capistrata
(Black-capped Sibia)
Striated Yuhina Yuhina castaniceps
(White-browed Yuhina)
White-naped Yuhina Yuhina bakeri
Whiskered Yuhina Yuhina flavicollis
(Yellow-naped Yuhina)
Stripe-throated Yuhina Yuhina gularis
Black-chinned Yuhina Yuhina nigrimenta
White-bellied Yuhina Yuhina zantholeuca

Family: Alaudidae

Bengal Bushlark Mirafra assamica
Sand Lark Calandrella raytal
(Indian Short-toed Lark)

Family: Nectariniidae



Thick-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum agile
Yellow-vented Flowerpecker Dicaeum chrysorrheum
Pale-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum erythrorynchos
(Tickell's / Small Flowerpecker)
Plain Flowerpecker Dicaeum concolor
(Plain-colored Flowerpecker)
Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker Dicaeum cruentatum


Ruby-cheeked Sunbird Anthreptes singalensis
Purple-throated Sunbird Nectarinia sperata
(Van Hasselt's Sunbird)
Purple Sunbird Nectarinia asiatica
Mrs Gould's Sunbird Aethopyga gouldiae
(Gould's Sunbird)
Green-tailed Sunbird Aethopyga nipalensis
(Nepal Yellow-backed Sunbird)
Black-throated Sunbird Aethopyga saturata
(Black-breasted Sunbird)
Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja
(Yellow-backed Sunbird)
Little Spiderhunter Arachnothera longirostra
Streaked Spiderhunter Arachnothera magna



House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
(Tree Sparrow)
Chestnut-shouldered Petronia Petronia xanthocollis
(Yellow-throated Sparrow)


Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
(Pied Wagtail)
White-browed Wagtail Motacilla maderaspatensis
(Large Pied Wagtail)
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
(Yellow-headed/hooded Wagtail)
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus
(Indian Pipit)
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni
(Indian Tree Pipit, Olive Tree Pipit)
Rosy Pipit Anthus roseatus
(Vinaceous-breasted Pipit)


Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus
Finn's Weaver Ploceus megarhynchus
(Finn's Baya, Yellow Weaver)


Black-throated Munia Lonchura kelaarti
(Rufous-bellied Munia)
Scaly-breasted Munia Lonchura punctulata
(Spotted Munia, Nutmeg Mannikin)
Black-headed Munia Lonchura malacca
(Chestnut Munia)

Family: Fringillidae


Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus


Crested Bunting Melophus lathami
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola
Chestnut Bunting Emberiza rutila
Black-faced Bunting Emberiza spodocephala

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