Birds of India

Checklist of Birds
Dibru-Saikhowa National Park


Compiled by
Sumit K Sen
Last updated 2011

Phasianidae: Francolins, Quails, Partridges & Pheasants
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus
Grey Francolin Francolinus pondicerianus
Swamp Francolin Francolinus gularis
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix
Rain Quail Coturnix coromandelica
Blue-breasted Quail Coturnix chinensis
Yellow-legged Buttonquail Turnix tanki
Barred Buttonquail Turnix suscitator
Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus
Kalij Pheasant Lophura leucomelanos
Dendrocygndiae: Whistling-ducks
Fulvous Whistling-duck Dendrocygna bicolor
Lesser Whistling-duck Dendrocygna javanica
Anatidae: Geese and Ducks
Bean Goose Anser fabalis
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
White-winged Duck Cairina scutulata
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos
Cotton Pygmy-goose Nettapus coromandelianus
Gadwall Anas strepera
Falcated Duck Anas falcata
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha
Chinese Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha zonorhyncha
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Common Teal Anas crecca
Red-crested Pochard Rhodonessa rufina
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Aythya marila
Picidae: Woodpeckers
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Speckled Piculet Picumnus innominatus
White-browed Piculet Sasia ochracea
Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker Dendrocopos canicapillus
Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker Dendrocopos macei
Lesser Yellownape Picus chlorolophus
Greater Yellownape Picus flavinucha
Streak-throated Woodpecker Picus xanthopygaeus
Grey-headed Woodpecker Picus canus
Black-rumped Flameback Dinopium benghalense
Greater Flameback Chrysocolaptes lucidus
Megalaimidae: Barbets
Great Barbet Megalaima virens
Lineated Barbet Megalaima lineata
Blue-throated Barbet Megalaima asiatica
Coppersmith Barbet Megalaima haemacephala
Bucerotidae: Hornbills
Oriental Pied Hornbill Anthracoceros albirostris
Great Hornbill Buceros bicornis
Upupidae: Hoopoe
Common Hoopoe Upupa epops
Trogonidae: Trogons
Red-headed Trogon Harpactes erythrocephalus
Coraciidae: Rollers
Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis
Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis
Alcedinidae: Small Kingfishers
Blyth's Kingfisher Alcedo hercules
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Blue-eared Kingfisher Alcedo meninting
Halcyonidae: Large Kingfishers
Stork-billed Kingfisher Halcyon capensis
Ruddy Kingfisher Halcyon coromanda
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
Cerylidae: Pied Kingfishers
Crested Kingfisher Megaceryle lugubris
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
Meropidae: Bee-eaters
Blue-bearded Bee-eater Nyctyornis athertoni
Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis
Blue-tailed Bee-eater Merops philippinus
Cuculidae: Cuckoos
Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus
Common Hawk Cuckoo Hierococcyx varius
Eurasian Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus poliocephalus
Banded Bay Cuckoo Cacomantis sonneratii
Plaintive Cuckoo Cacomantis merulinus
Drongo Cuckoo Surniculus lugubris
Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopacea
Green-billed Malkoha Phaenicophaeus tristis
Centropodidae: Coucals
Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis
Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis
Psittacidae: Parakeets
Alexandrine Parakeet Psittacula eupatria
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Blossom-headed Parakeet Psittacula roseata
Red-breasted Parakeet Psittacula alexandri
Apodidae: Swifts
Himalayan Swiftlet Collocalia brevirostris
Asian Palm Swift Cypsiurus balasiensis
Fork-tailed Swift Apus pacificus
House Swift Apus affinis
Tytonidae: Grass Owls
Grass Owl Tyto capensis
Strigidae: Owls
Oriental Bay Owl Phodilus badius
Oriental Scops Owl Otus sunia
Collared Scops Owl Otus bakkamoena
Eurasian Eagle Owl Bubo bubo
Brown Fish Owl Ketupa zeylonensis
Asian Barred Owlet Glaucidium cuculoides
Jungle Owlet Glaucidium radiatum
Spotted Owlet Athene brama
Brown Hawk Owl Ninox scutulata
Caprimulgidae: Nightjars
Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus
Indian Nightjar Caprimulgus asiaticus
Columbidae: Pigeons and Doves
Rock Pigeon Columba livia
Pale-capped Pigeon Columba punicea
Oriental Turtle Dove Streptopelia orientalis
Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis
Red Collared Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
Barred Cuckoo Dove Macropygia unchall
Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica
Pompadour Green Pigeon Treron pompadora
Thick-billed Green Pigeon Treron curvirostra
Yellow-footed Green Pigeon Treron phoenicoptera
Pin-tailed Green Pigeon Treron apicauda
Green Imperial Pigeon Ducula aenea
Otididae: Bustards
Bengal Florican Houbaropsis bengalensis
Gruidae: Cranes
Sarus Crane Grus antigone
Common Crane Grus grus
Heliornithidae: Finfoots
Masked Finfoot Heliopais personata
Rallidae: Rails
Slaty-legged Crake Rallina eurizonoides
Slaty-breasted Rail Gallirallus striatus
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus
White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus
Black-tailed Crake Porzana bicolor
Ruddy-breasted Crake Porzana fusca
Watercock Gallicrex cinerea
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot Fulica atra
Scolopacidae: Snipe and Sandpipers
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Nordmann's Greenshank Tringa guttifer
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta
Rostratulidae: Painted-snipe
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
Jacanidae: Jacanas
Pheasant-tailed Jacana Hydrophasianus chirurgus
Bronze-winged Jacana Metopidius indicus
Burhinidae: Thick-knees
Great Thick-knee Esacus recurvirostris
Charadriidae: Plovers and stilts
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Lesser Sand Plover Charadrius mongolus
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
River Lapwing Vanellus duvaucelii
Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus
Small Pratincole Glareola lactea
Laridae: Gulls and Terns
Pallas's Gull Larus ichthyaetus
Brown-headed Gull Larus brunnicephalus
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus
River Tern Sterna aurantia
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybridus
Accipitridae: Hawks and Eagles
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni
Black Baza Aviceda leuphotes
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhyncus
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus caeruleus
Black Kite Milvus migrans
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Pallas's Fish Eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus
Lesser Fish Eagle Ichthyophaga humilis
Grey-headed Fish Eagle Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus
Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus
Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela
Eurasian Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus
Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos
Crested Goshawk Accipiter trivirgatus
Shikra Accipiter badius
Besra Accipiter virgatus
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga
Changeable Hawk Eagle Spizaetus cirrhatus
Mountain Hawk Eagle Spizaetus nipalensis
Falconidae: Falcons
Pied Falconet Microhierax melanoleucus
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Red-necked Falcon Falco chicquera
Amur Falcon Falco amurensis
Oriental Hobby Falco severus
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Podicipedidae: Grebes
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
Anhingidae: Anhinga
Darter Anhinga melanogaster
Phalacrocoracidae: Cormorants
Little Cormorant Phalacrocorax niger
Indian Cormorant Phalacrocorax fuscicollis
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Ardeidae: Herons and Bitterns
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Casmerodius albus
Intermediate Egret Mesophoyx intermedia
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Indian Pond Heron Ardeola grayii
Little Heron Butorides striatus
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Malayan Night Heron Gorsachius melanolophus
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis
Cinnamon Bittern Ixobrychus cinnamomeus
Black Bittern Dupetor flavicollis
Threskiornithidae: Ibises
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Pelecanidae: Pelicans
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis
Ciconiidae: Storks
Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus
Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius
Eurylaimidae: Broadbills
Long-tailed Broadbill Psarisomus dalhousiae
Irenidae: Bluebirds
Asian Fairy Bluebird Irena puella
Irenidae: Leafbirds
Blue-winged Leafbird Chloropsis cochinchinensis
Golden-fronted Leafbird Chloropsis aurifrons
Orange-bellied Leafbird Chloropsis hardwickii
Laniidae: Shrikes
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
Grey-backed Shrike Lanius tephronotus
Corvidae: Crows and allies
Common Green Magpie Cissa chinensis
Rufous Treepie Dendrocitta vagabunda
Grey Treepie Dendrocitta formosae
House Crow Corvus splendens
Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
Ashy Woodswallow Artamus fuscus
Black-hooded Oriole Oriolus xanthornus
Maroon Oriole Oriolus traillii
Large Cuckooshrike Coracina macei
Black-winged Cuckooshrike Coracina melaschistos
Rosy Minivet Pericrocotus roseus
Small Minivet Pericrocotus cinnamomeus
Long-tailed Minivet Pericrocotus ethologus
Short-billed Minivet Pericrocotus brevirostris
Scarlet Minivet Pericrocotus flammeus
Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrike Hemipus picatus
White-throated Fantail Rhipidura albicollis
Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus
Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
Crow-billed Drongo Dicrurus annectans
Bronzed Drongo Dicrurus aeneus
Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus remifer
Spangled Drongo Dicrurus hottentottus
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus paradiseus
Black-naped Monarch Hypothymis azurea
Asian Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi
Common Iora Aegithina tiphia
Large Woodshrike Tephrodornis gularis
Muscicapidae: Thrushes and Flycatchers
Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius
Blue Whistling Thrush Myophonus caeruleus
Orange-headed Thrush Zoothera citrina
Dark-sided Thrush Zoothera marginata
Tickell's Thrush Turdus unicolor
Black-breasted Thrush Turdus dissimilis
Chestnut Thrush Turdus rubrocanus gouldi
Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus
Dark-throated Thrush Turdus ruficollis
Dusky Thrush Turdus naumanni
Ferruginous Flycatcher Muscicapa ferruginea
Red-throated Flycatcher Ficedula parva
Snowy-browed Flycatcher Ficedula hyperythra
Little Pied Flycatcher Ficedula westermanni
Slaty-blue Flycatcher Ficedula tricolor
Sapphire Flycatcher Ficedula sapphira
Verditer Flycatcher Eumyias thalassina
Large Niltava Niltava grandis
Small Niltava Niltava macgrigoriae
Rufous-bellied Niltava Niltava sundara
Pale-chinned Flycatcher Cyornis poliogenys
Grey-headed Canary Flycatcher Culicicapa ceylonensis
Siberian Rubythroat Luscinia calliope
White-tailed Rubythroat Luscinia pectoralis
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Oriental Magpie Robin Copsychus saularis
White-rumped Shama Copsychus malabaricus
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Hodgson's Redstart Phoenicurus hodgsoni
Daurian Redstart Phoenicurus auroreus
Blue-fronted Redstart Phoenicurus frontalis
White-tailed Robin Myiomela leucura
Hodgson's Bushchat Saxicola insignis
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maura
White-tailed Stonechat Saxicola leucura
Jerdon's Bushchat Saxicola jerdoni
Sturnidae: Starlings
Spot-winged Starling Saroglossa spiloptera
Chestnut-tailed Starling Sturnus malabaricus
Brahminy Starling Sturnus pagodarum
Asian Pied Starling Sturnus contra
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
Bank Myna Acridotheres ginginianus
Jungle Myna Acridotheres fuscus
White-Vented Myna Acridotheres cinereus
Common Hill Myna Gracula religiosa
Sittidae: Nuthatches
Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch Sitta castanea
Velvet-fronted Nuthatch Sitta frontalis
Paridae: Tits
Great Tit Parus major
Sultan Tit Melanochlora sultanea
Hirundinidae: Swallows
Pale Martin Riparia diluta
Sand Martin Riparia riparia
Plain Martin Riparia paludicola
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Red-rumped Swallow Hirundo daurica
Striated Swallow Hirundo striolata
Pycnonotidae: Bulbuls
Black-crested Bulbul Pycnonotus melanicterus
Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus
Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer
Ashy Bulbul Hemixos flavala
Black Bulbul Hypsipetes leucocephalus
Cisticolidae: Cisticolas and Prinias
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Bright-headed Cisticola Cisticola exilis
Rufous-vented (Swamp) Prinia Prinia burnesii cinerascens
Grey-breasted Prinia Prinia hodgsonii
Yellow-bellied Prinia Prinia flaviventris
Plain Prinia Prinia inornata
Zosteropidae: White-eyes
Oriental White-eye Zosterops palpebrosus
Sylviidae: Warblers and Babblers
Slaty-bellied Tesia Tesia olivea
Pale-footed Bush Warbler Cettia pallidipes
Brownish-flanked Bush Warbler Cettia fortipes
Chestnut-crowned Bush Warbler Cettia major
Aberrant Bush Warbler Cettia flavolivacea
Grey-sided Bush Warbler Cettia brunnifrons
Spotted Bush Warbler Bradypterus thoracicus
Chinese Bush Warbler Bradypterus tacsanowskius
Russet Bush Warbler Bradypterus seebohmi
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola
Blunt-winged Warbler Acrocephalus concinens
Blyth's Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum
Clamorous Reed Warbler Acrocephalus stentoreus
Thick-billed Warbler Acrocephalus aedon
Mountain Tailorbird Orthotomus cuculatus
Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius
Dark-necked Tailorbird Orthotomus atrogularis
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus
Smoky Warbler Phylloscopus fuligiventer
Tickell's Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus affinis
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
Large-billed Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus magnirostris
Blyth's Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus reguloides
Yellow-vented Warbler Phylloscopus cantator
Golden-spectacled Warbler Seicercus burkii
Grey-hooded Warbler Seicercus xanthoschistos
White-spectacled Warbler Seicercus affinis
Grey-cheeked Warbler Seicercus poliogenys
Chestnut-crowned Warbler Seicercus castaniceps
Rufous-faced Warbler Abroscopus albogularis
Striated Grassbird Megalurus palustris
Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striatus?
Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis
Lesser Necklaced Laughingthrush Garrulax monileger
Greater Necklaced Laughingthrush Garrulax pectoralis
Rufous-necked Laughingthrush Garrulax ruficollis
Abbott's Babbler Malacocincla abbotti
Buff-breasted Babbler Pellorneum tickelli
Marsh Babbler Pellorneum palustre
Puff-throated Babbler Pellorneum ruficeps
Rufous-fronted Babbler Stachyris rufifrons
Grey-throated Babbler Stachyris nigriceps
Striped Tit Babbler Macronous gularis
Chestnut-capped Babbler Timalia pileata
Jerdon's Babbler Chrysomma altirostre
Striated Babbler Turdoides earlei
Slender-billed Babbler Turdoides longirostris
Jungle Babbler Turdoides striatus
Nepal Fulvetta Alcippe nipalensis
White-bellied Yuhina Yuhina zantholeuca
Black-breasted Parrotbill Paradoxornis flavirostris
Alaudidae: Larks
Bengal Bushlark Mirafra assamica
Sand Lark Calandrella raytal
Oriental Skylark Alauda gulgula
Nectariniidae: Flowerpeckers and Sunbirds
Yellow-vented Flowerpecker Dicaeum chrysorrheum
Pale-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum erythrorhynchos
Fire-breasted Flowerpecker Dicaeum ignipectus
Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker Dicaeum cruentatum
Ruby-cheeked Sunbird Anthreptes singalensis
Purple-rumped Sunbird Nectarinia zeylonica
Purple Sunbird Nectarinia asiatica
Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja
Passeridae: Sparrows, Pipits, Wagtails and allies
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
White-browed Wagtail Motacilla maderaspatensis
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi
Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus
Blyth's Pipit Anthus godlewskii
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni
Rosy Pipit Anthus roseatus
Buff-bellied Pipit Anthus rubescens
Black-breasted Weaver Ploceus benghalensis
Streaked Weaver Ploceus manyar
Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus
Scaly-breasted Munia Lonchura punctulata
Black-headed Munia Lonchura Malacca
Fringillidae: Finches and Buntings
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Chestnut-eared Bunting Emberiza fucata
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola
Black-faced Bunting Emberiza spodocephala

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