Birds : Common Starling

Common Starling: medium sized passerine bird Discription The Common Starling is a medium-sized passerine bird in the starling family.   Scientific classification Kingdom : Animalia Phylum : Chordata Class : Aves Order : Passeriformes Family : Sturnidae Genus : Sturnus Species : S.vulgaris

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Birds : Spotted Nothura

The Spotted nothura is native to grassy habitats in eastern and southern Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. Basically it lives in dry savanna habitat up to 2300m and temperate grassland. It is approximately 24 to 25cm in length. Its upper parts are brown with streaked buff and under parts are buff streaked with black and brown on the…

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Birds : Taczanowwski’s Tinamou

The Taczanowski’s tinamou is found in Peru. Its colour is dark. Its head and neck are grey with blackish crown. Its upper parts are dusky with thin , buff stripes and inconspicuous brown barring with black and buff mottling on its wing coverts. Scientific classification Kingdom : Animalia Phylum : Chordata Class : Aves Order : Tinamiformes…

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Birds : Patagonian Tinamou

The Patagonian Tinamou also known as Ingouf’s Tinamou. It is native to Southern South America. It is 35cm in length. Its upper parts are grey spotted with black, its throat is white, breast is rufous and belly is cinnamon. Scientific classification Kingdom : Animalia Phylum : Chordata Class : Aves Order : Tinamiformes Family : Tinamidae Genus : Tinamotis Species…

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Birds : Puna Tinamou

The Puna Tinamou also known as Pentland’s Tinamou . It is native to Southern South America. It is 41 cm in length and its upper parts are brown spotted with white and its breast is blue grey and its belly is rufous and its head is white with black streaks. Scientific classification Kingdom : Animalia Phylum : Chordata Class…

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Birds : Yellow billed Malkoha

The Yellow billed malkoha is an another species of cuckoo family. It is found in Indonesia and Sulawesi. Scientific classification Kingdom : Animalia Phylum : Chordata Class : Aves Order : Cuculiformes Family : Cuculidae Genus : Phaenicophaeus Species : P.calyorhynchus

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Birds : Red faced Malkoha

The Red faced Malkoha  is a bird of the member of the Cuckoo order. It is endemic to Sri Lanka. It is a 46cm long graduated tail , its back is dark green and the uppertail  is green edged with white. Its belly and undertail are white and the latter being barred black. Its crown and…

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Birds : Pacific koel

The Pacific koel is also known as the eastern koel is an another species of cuckoo. It is found in Solomon Islands and South to Northern and Eastern Australia. Scientific classification Kingdom : Animalia Phylum : Chordata Class : Aves Order : Cuculiformes Family : Cuculidae Genus : Eudynamys Species : E.orientalis

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