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Rufous-chinned Laughingthrush 20170511

The rufous-chinned laughingthrush (Garrulax rufogularis) is a bird species in the family Leiothrichidae. This mid-sized laughingthrush is found along the Himalayas and can be identified by the combination of the black cap and band...

Brown-fronted Woodpecker 20170511

The brown-fronted woodpecker (Dendrocoptes auriceps) is a species of bird in the family Picidae. It ranges across the northern regions of the Indian subcontinent, primarily the lower-to-middle altitudes of the Himalayas. It is found...

Wedge-tailed Green Pigeon 20170408

The wedge-tailed green pigeon or Kokla green pigeon (Treron sphenurus) is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is greenish yellow with wedge shaped tail.The crown is tinged with orange-rufous with variable...

Eastern Imperial eagle 20170129

The eastern imperial eagle (Aquila heliaca) is a large species of bird of prey that breeds from southeastern Europe to western and central Asia. The eastern imperial eagle is a large eagle with a...

Himalayan Monal 20171123

The Himalayan monal (Lophophorus impejanus), also known as the Impeyan monal, Impeyan pheasant, is a bird in the pheasant family, Phasianidae. It is the national bird of Nepal, where it is known as the...

Golden-throated barbet 20170321

The golden-throated barbet (Psilopogon franklinii) is an Asian barbet. Barbets are a group of near passerine birds with a worldwide tropical distribution. They get their name from the bristles which fringe their heavy bills....

Black-throated accentor 20171125

The black-throated accentor (Prunella atrogularis) is a small passerine bird found in the Ural, Tian Shan and Altai Mountains. It is migratory, wintering in Afghanistan and neighboring countries. It is a rare vagrant in...

Steppe Eagle 20131122

The steppe eagle (Aquila nipalensis) is a bird of prey. Like all eagles, it belongs to the family Accipitridae. The gape of the steppe eagle is an easy way to distinguish it from the...

Snow partridge 20171123

The snow partridge (Lerwa lerwa) is a gamebird in the pheasant family Phasianidae found widely distributed across the high-altitude Himalayan regions of India, Pakistan, Nepal and China. It is the only species within its...

Eurasian Wren – 20171123

The Eurasian wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) is a very small bird, and the only member of the wren family Troglodytidae found in Eurasia and Africa (Maghreb). In Anglophone Europe, it is commonly known simply as...