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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...

Lammergeier 20170408

The bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus), also known as the lammergeier or ossifrage, is a bird of prey and the only member of the genus Gypaetus. The bearded vulture is the only known animal whose...

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...

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...