Birds of India

Checklist of Birds
Chintamani Kar Bird Sanctuary
Narendrapur, Kolkata


Compiled by
Sumit K Sen
Last updated 2011
Note: Checklist includes surrounding parts and the Shyamkhola area

Lesser Whistling-duck Dendrocygna javanica
Cotton Pygmy-goose Nettapus coromandelianus
Gadwall Anas strepera
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Yellow-legged Buttonquail Turnix tanki
Barred Buttonquail Turnix suscitator
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Rufous Woodpecker Celeus brachyurus
Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker Dendrocopos nanus
Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker Dendrocopos macei
Streak-throated Woodpecker Picus xanthopygaeus
Black-rumped Flameback Dinopium benghalense
Greater Flameback Chrysocolaptes lucidus
Lineated Barbet Megalaima lineata
Blue-throated Barbet Megalaima asiatica
Coppersmith Barbet Megalaima haemacephala
Common Hoopoe Upupa epops
Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Stork-billed Kingfisher Halcyon capensis
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis
Chestnut-headed Bee-eater Merops leschenaulti
Pied Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus
Common Hawk Cuckoo Hierococcyx varius
Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus
Eurasian Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopacea
Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis
Alexandrine Parakeet Psittacula eupatria
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Asian Palm Swift Cypsiurus balasiensis
House Swift Apus affinis
Barn Owl Tyto alba
Collared Scops Owl Otus bakkamoena
Brown Fish Owl Ketupa zeylonensis
Spotted Owlet Athene brama
Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus
Indian Nightjar Caprimulgus asiaticus
Rock Pigeon Columba livia
Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis
Red Collared Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica
Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica
Orange-breasted Green Pigeon Treron bicincta
Yellow-footed Green Pigeon Treron phoenicoptera
Slaty-legged Crake Rallina eurizonoides
White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla
Ruddy-breasted Crake Porzana fusca
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot Fulica atra
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Pheasant-tailed Jacana Hydrophasianus chirurgus
Bronze-winged Jacana Metopidius indicus
Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhyncus
Black Kite Milvus migrans
Grey-headed Fish Eagle Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis
Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela
Shikra Accipiter badius
White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa
Changeable Hawk Eagle Spizaetus cirrhatus
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Darter Anhinga melanogaster
Little Cormorant Phalacrocorax niger
Indian Cormorant Phalacrocorax fuscicollis
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Casmerodius albus
Intermediate Egret Mesophoyx intermedia
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Indian Pond Heron Ardeola grayii
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis
Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans
Indian Pitta Pitta brachyura
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
Grey-backed Shrike Lanius tephronotus
Rufous Treepie Dendrocitta vagabunda
House Crow Corvus splendens
Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
Ashy Woodswallow Artamus fuscus
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Black-naped Oriole Oriolus chinensis
Black-hooded Oriole Oriolus xanthornus
Large Cuckooshrike Coracina macei
Black-winged Cuckooshrike Coracina melaschistos
Black-headed Cuckooshrike Coracina melanoptera
Small Minivet Pericrocotus cinnamomeus
White-throated Fantail Rhipidura albicollis
Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus
Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
White-bellied Drongo Dicrurus caerulescens
Bronzed Drongo Dicrurus aeneus
Spangled Drongo Dicrurus hottentottus
Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus remifer
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus paradiseus
Common Woodshrike Tephrodornis pondicerianus
Black-naped Monarch Hypothymis azurea
Asian Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi
Common Iora Aegithina tiphia
Orange-headed Thrush Zoothera citrina
Scaly Thrush Zoothera dauma
Tickell's Thrush Turdus unicolor
Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus
Rusty-tailed Flycatcher Muscicapa ruficauda
Brown-breasted Flycatcher Muscicapa muttui
Red-throated Flycatcher Ficedula parva
Verditer Flycatcher Eumyias thalassina
Blue-throated Flycatcher Cyornis rubeculoides
Siberian Rubythroat Luscinia calliope
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Oriental Magpie Robin Copsychus saularis
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Stonechat Saxicola torquata
Chestnut-tailed Starling Sturnus malabaricus
Brahminy Starling Sturnus pagodarum
Asian Pied Starling Sturnus contra
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
Jungle Myna Acridotheres fuscus
Great Tit Parus major
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Red-rumped Swallow Hirundo daurica
Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus
Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Plain Prinia Prinia inornata
Oriental White-eye Zosterops palpebrosus
Large-billed Reed Warbler Acrocephalus orinus
Blyth's Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum
Yellow-vented Warbler r Phylloscopus cantator
Clamorous Reed Warbler Acrocephalus stentoreus
Thick-billed Warbler Acrocephalus aedon
Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus
Hume's Warbler Phylloscopus humei
Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
Large-billed Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus magnirostris
Golden-spectacled Warbler Seicercus burkii
Abbott's Babbler Malacocincla abbotti
Jungle Babbler Turdoides striatus
Bengal Bushlark Mirafra assamica
Thick-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum agile
Pale-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum erythrorynchos
Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker Dicaeum cruentatum
Purple-rumped Sunbird Nectarinia zeylonica
Purple Sunbird Nectarinia asiatica
Little Spiderhunter Arachnothera longirostra
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni
Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus
Red Avadavat Amandava amandava
Indian Silverbill Lonchura malabarica
White-rumped Munia Lonchura striata
Scaly-breasted Munia Lonchura punctulata
Black-headed Munia Lonchura malacca

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