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2020-11-21. & Manjari Ojha ©Mudit N Singh: Black-winged Stilt.

2020-11-15. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Common Myna.

2020-11-09. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Purple Sunbird, Brown Shrike.

2020-11-07. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Robin, Shikra.

2020-11-05. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Pied Bushchat.

2020-11-04. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Jungle Babbler.

2020-11-03. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Purple-Rumped Sunbird.

2020-10-29. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Red-Vented Bulbul.

2020-10-28. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Hoopoe.

2020-10-20. Shalini T Samuel: Bonelli's Eagle.

2020-10-18. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Peafowl.

2020-10-16. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Brown Shrike, Greater Coucal.

2020-10-03. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Scaly-Breasted Munia.

2020-09-26. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Breasted Waterhen, Coppersmith Barbet.

2020-09-18. Shalini T Samuel: Indian Blackbird, Oriental White-eye, Chestnut-headed Bee-eater, White-bellied Drongo, Spotted Dove, Vernal Hanging-Parrot, Scaly-breasted Munia, Plain Flowerpecker, Nilgiri Flycatcher, Tickell's Blue-Flycatcher.

2020-09-17. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Purple-Rumped Sunbird.

2020-09-10. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Velvet-Fronted Nuthatch.

2020-09-07. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Breasted Waterhen.

2020-09-05. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Green Bee-Eater.

2020-09-04. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Purple-Rumped Sunbird.

2020-09-02. A S bishnoi: Ashy Prinia, Tickell's Blue-Flycatcher, Indian Peafowl, Alexandrine Parakeet, Purple-rumped Sunbird, Oriental Honey-buzzard, Plum-headed Parakeet, Indian Gray Hornbill, Indian Peafowl, Cinereous Tit.

2020-08-30. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Silverbill.

2020-08-27. Askar Isabekov: Gray-throated Martin, Dr.Jayaprakash V: Pied Bushchat.

2020-08-26. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Breasted Waterhen.

2020-08-20. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Browed Wagtail.

2020-08-19. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Green Bee-Eater, Indian Golden Oriole.

2020-08-15. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Pied Bushchat, Pavel Parkhaev: White-cheeked Bulbul, Common Greenshank, Little Egret, White-capped Redstart, Plumbeous Redstart, White-browed Wagtail, Red Collared-Dove, White-cheeked Bulbul, Black Kite, House Sparrow, Eurasian Hoopoe, Indian Chat, Large-billed Crow.

2020-08-14. Gennadiy Dyakin: Common Hill Myna.

2020-08-13. Pavel Parkhaev: Gray-winged Blackbird, White-tailed Nuthatch, Rufous Sibia, Peregrine Falcon, Black Eagle, Coal Tit, Upland Pipit, Slaty-headed Parakeet, Rufous Sibia, Streaked Laughingthrush, Rock Bunting, Russet Sparrow.

2020-08-12. Pavel Parkhaev: Verditer Flycatcher, Ultramarine Flycatcher, Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher, White-throated Fantail, Pale-rumped Warbler, Hume's Warbler, Blue-winged Minla, Eurasian Sparrowhawk, Slaty-headed Parakeet, Peregrine Falcon, Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch, Red-rumped Swallow, Bonelli's Eagle, Fire-breasted Flowerpecker, Black-lored Tit, Gray Bushchat, House Sparrow, Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch, White-throated Fantail, Egyptian Vulture, Kalij Pheasant, Blue Whistling-Thrush, Whistler's Warbler, White-capped Redstart, Spotted Forktail, Red-billed Blue-Magpie, Plumbeous Redstart, Plumbeous Redstart.

2020-08-10. Pavel Parkhaev: Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo, Bronzed Drongo, Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch, Black-throated Tit, Gray-hooded Warbler, Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher, Scarlet Minivet.

2020-08-07. Pavel Parkhaev: Brown Boobook, Greater Flameback, Woolly-necked Stork, Small Niltava.

2020-08-03. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Purple-Rumped Sunbird.

2020-08-01. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Rufous Treepie.

2020-07-30. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Red-Vented Bulbul, Common Tailorbird.

2020-07-27. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Blue-Faced Malkoha.

2020-07-24. Pavel Parkhaev: Eurasian Moorhen, Northern Shoveler, Little Grebe, Gadwall, Black Drongo, Green Bee-eater, Rose-ringed Parakeet, Cattle Egret, Purple Swamphen, Painted Stork, Red-naped Ibis, Comb Duck, Spotted Owlet, White-tailed Lapwing, Red-wattled Lapwing, Small Minivet, Common Woodshrike, Laughing Dove, Northern Pintail, Jungle Babbler, Red-vented Bulbul, Black Redstart, Little Cormorant, Ashy Prinia, Plain Prinia, Oriental Pipit, Sind Sparrow, Bay-backed Shrike, Red Avadavat, Yellow-bellied Prinia, Black-necked Stork, Plain Prinia, Ashy Prinia.

2020-07-23. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Square-tailed Bulbul, Shikra, Pavel Parkhaev: Pale-billed Flowerpecker, Orange-bellied Leafbird, Himalayan Flameback, Great Slaty Woodpecker, Black-crested Bulbul, Black-headed Jay, Green Shrike-Babbler, Yellow-browed Tit, Indian Robin, Large Gray Babbler, Indian Pond-Heron, Intermediate Egret, Black-headed Ibis, Oriental Darter.

2020-07-21. Pavel Parkhaev: White-throated Kingfisher, Indian Pond-Heron, Black Drongo, Red-whiskered Bulbul, Black-necked Stork, Green Bee-eater, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Asian Pied Starling, Purple Swamphen, White-breasted Waterhen, Citrine Wagtail, Indian Cormorant, Indian Roller.

2020-07-20. Pavel Parkhaev: Indian Gray Hornbill, Spotted Owlet, Oriental White-eye, Indian Gray Hornbill, Brown-headed Barbet, Ruddy-breasted Crake, Red-whiskered Bulbul, Greater Coucal, Coppersmith Barbet, Common Tailorbird, Red-vented Bulbul, Yellow-footed Pigeon, Oriental White-eye, Gray-headed Canary-Flycatcher, Purple Sunbird, Rose-ringed Parakeet, Black-rumped Flameback, Common Hawk-Cuckoo, House Crow, Indian Peafowl, Pied Bushchat, Striated Babbler, Green Bee-eater, Indian Spot-billed Duck, Long-tailed Shrike.

2020-07-19. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Asian Koel.

2020-07-18. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Scaly-Breasted Munia.

2020-07-15. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Common Myna, House Crow.

2020-07-12. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Browed Wagtail.

2020-07-11. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Ashy Prinia, Pavel Parkhaev: Greater Yellownape, Brown-fronted Woodpecker, Gray-faced Woodpecker, Oriental Turtle-Dove, Great Barbet, Gray Treepie, White-crested Laughingthrush, Red-billed Leiothrix, Gray-winged Blackbird, White-cheeked Bulbul, Blue-winged Minla, White-throated Laughingthrush, Rufous Sibia, Streaked Laughingthrush, White-collared Blackbird, Blue-fronted Redstart, Verditer Flycatcher, Blue Whistling-Thrush, Long-tailed Shrike, Himalayan Woodpecker, Gray Bushchat, Striated Laughingthrush, Black-chinned Babbler, Slaty-blue Flycatcher, Siberian Stonechat, Russet Sparrow, House Sparrow, Black-throated Thrush.

2020-07-10. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Wood Sandpiper.

2020-07-09. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Large-Billed Crow.

2020-07-08. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Throated Kingfisher, Indian Robin.

2020-07-05. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Oriental White-Eye.

2020-07-02. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Large Grey Babbler, Rufous Babbler, Pied Cuckoo, Dark-Fronted Babbler, Pheasant-Tailed Jacana, Painted Stork, Rufous Treepie.

2020-07-01. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Grey Wagtail, Long-Billed Pipit.

2020-06-30. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Peafowl, Grey-Headed Canary-Flycatcher, Asian Brown Flycatcher.

2020-06-29. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Plain Prinia.

2020-06-28. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Large Grey Babbler.

2020-06-24. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Oriental Magpie-Robin.

2020-06-23. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Purple Sunbird.

2020-06-22. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Cheeked Barbet.

2020-06-21. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Ashy Woodswallow.

2020-06-20. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Orange Minivet.

2020-06-18. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Shikra, Nilgiri Flycatcher.

2020-06-16. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Robin.

2020-06-13. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Grey Francolin, White-Breasted Waterhen.

2020-06-10. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Grey-Fronted Green Pigeon.

2020-06-07. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Bar-Winged Flycatcher-Shrike, Ashy Prinia.

2020-06-06. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Eurasian Buzzard.

2020-06-03. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Lesser Whistling Duck, Spot-Billed Pelican.

2020-06-02. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Grey-Headed Swamphen, Intermediate Egret.

2020-06-01. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Loten's Sunbird, Loten's Sunbird.

2020-05-31. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Barn Swallow, Asian Koel, Coppersmith Barbet.

2020-05-30. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Blyth's Reed Warbler, Blue-Faced Malkoha, Indian Courser, Ashy Drongo, Vernal Hanging Parrot, Black Kite, Whimbrel, White-Cheeked Barbet.

2020-05-29. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Red-Wattled Lapwing, Knob-Billed Duck, Montagu's Harrier.

2020-05-28. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Rock Pigeon, Little Cormorant, Eurasian Kestrel, Yellow-Wattled Lapwing, Black-Winged Stilt, Grey-Headed Canary-Flycatcher.

2020-05-27. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Jungle Babbler, Red-Whiskered Bulbul, Eurasian Thick-Knee, Black Ibis, Wood Sandpiper.

2020-05-26. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Coppersmith Barbet, Common Sandpiper, Garganey, Malabar Grey Hornbill, White-Eyed Buzzard.

2020-05-25. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Greater Coucal, Malabar Whistling Thrush, Puff-Throated Babbler, Intermediate Egret, Loten's Sunbird.

2020-05-24. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Small Minivet, Yellow Wagtail, Rock Eagle-Owl.

2020-05-23. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Peafowl, Little Spiderhunter, Indian Blue Robin, Spotted Dove.

2020-05-22. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Black-Winged Kite, Square-tailed Bulbul, Indian Tit.

2020-05-21. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Pied Kingfisher, Verditer Flycatcher, Woolly-Necked Stork.

2020-05-20. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Yellow-Throated Sparrow, Oriental Darter, Jerdon's Leafbird, Velvet-Fronted Nuthatch.

2020-05-19. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Yellow-Browed Bulbul, Small Minivet, Shikra, Common Sandpiper, Golden-Fronted Leafbird.

2020-05-18. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Chestnut-Headed Bee-Eater, Crested Serpent Eagle, Emerald Dove, Grey-Headed Swamphen, Asian Openbill.

2020-05-17. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Brown Shrike, Malabar Barbet, Black-Throated Munia, Jungle Prinia, Plain Prinia, Plain Prinia, Black-Rumped Flameback.

2020-05-16. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Spot-Billed Pelican, Crested Hawk-Eagle, Indian Golden Oriole, Garganey, Indian Pond Heron.

2020-05-15. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Blackbird, Spotted Owlet, Purple Heron, Grey Heron.

2020-05-14. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Indian Pitta, Little Ringed Plover, Blyth's Reed Warbler.

2020-05-13. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Brown Fish Owl, Spot-Bellied Eagle-Owl, Crested Hawk-Eagle.

2020-05-12. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Glossy Ibis.

2020-05-09. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Mountain Imperial Pigeon.

2020-05-08. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Bellied Treepie, Black-Headed Ibis, Coppersmith Barbet.

2020-05-05. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Purple Sunbird, Common Hawk-Cuckoo.

2020-05-04. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Common Tailorbird, Grey Junglefowl, Painted Spurfowl, Eurasian Spoonbill, Northern Pintail.

2020-05-03. Dr.Jayaprakash V: White-Throated Kingfisher.

2020-05-02. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Bar-Headed Goose, Ashy-Crowned Sparrow-Lark.

2020-04-28. Dr.Jayaprakash V: House Sparrow, Slaty-Legged Crake.

2020-04-26. Dibyendu Ash: Chestnut Bunting.

2020-04-25. Dr.Jayaprakash V: Black Drongo.

2020-04-23. Konstanyin Kovalev: White-eyed Buzzard.

2020-04-22. Konstanyin Kovalev: Gray-winged Blackbird, Gray-winged Blackbird.

rare birds records


Nilgiri (Scaly) Thrush (Zoothera dauma neilgherriensis)

© Askar Isabekov
2017-12-02
Eravikulam National Park. Munnar, Kerala.

rare record


Taiga Bean-Goose (Anser fabalis)

© Garg Sudhir
2015-02-14
Mangalsar Dam ( Mansarover) Tehla Village, Alwar Dist, Rajasthan, India

Very rare winter visitor.

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recent video

2020-04-14. Hoopoe (Dr.Jayaprakash V).

2020-04-10. Indian Silverbill (Dr.Jayaprakash V).

2020-03-30. Large Grey Babbler (Dr.Jayaprakash V).

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unidentified birds


2020-11-21

Its a Teal Duck Probably: Its a Teal Duck Probably

2020-09-14

Аскар Исабеков: thank you, Machiel

2020-09-14

Machiel Valkenburg: Chestnut-eared Bunting

2020-09-06

Ashik: Little cormorant

2020-08-30

Askar Isabekov: OK. Pavel, please look avibase taxonmy (link), which recognaze refectus as part of species (?) named as Buteo [buteo, refectus, japonicus, bannermani or socotraensis]. Absolutely unclear situation. Why this bird is not japonicus? Good question in my opinion. [....]

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