Birds of India

Checklist of Birds
Kutch, Gujarat


Compiled by
Sumit K Sen
Last updated 2011

Grey Francolin Francolinus pondicerianus
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus
Painted Francolin Francolinus pictus
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix
Rain Quail Coturnix coromandelica
Jungle Bush Quail Perdicula asiatica
Rock Bush Quail Perdicula argoondah
Small Buttonquail Turnix sylvatica
Yellow-legged Buttonquail Turnix tanki
Barred Buttonquail Turnix suscitator
Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus
Lesser Whistling-duck Dendrocygna javanica
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos
Cotton Pygmy-goose Nettapus coromandelianus
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Gadwall Anas strepera
Falcated Duck Anas falcata
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha
Common Teal Anas crecca
Baikal Teal Anas formosa
Garganey Anas querquedula
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Marbled Duck Marmaronetta angustirostris
Red-crested Pochard Rhodonessa rufina
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Yellow-crowned Woodpecker
Black-rumped Flameback Dinopium benghalense
Coppersmith Barbet Megalaima haemacephala
Common Hoopoe Upupa epops
European Roller Coracias garrulus
Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus
Blue-tailed Bee-eater
Pied Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus
Common Hawk Cuckoo Hierococcyx varius
Eurasian Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopacea
Sirkeer Malkoha Phaenicophaeus leschenaultii
Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Plum-headed Parakeet Psittacula cyanocephala
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba
House Swift Apus affinis
Barn Owl Tyto alba
Pallid Scops Owl Otus brucei
Eurasian Eagle Owl Bubo bubo
Dusky Eagle Owl Bubo coromandus
Spotted Owlet Athene brama
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus
Sykes's Nightjar Caprimulgus mahrattensis
Indian Nightjar Caprimulgus asiaticus
Savanna Nightjar Caprimulgus affinis
Rock pigeon Columba livia
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis
Red Collared Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
Yellow-footed Green Pigeon Treron phoenicoptera
Indian Bustard Ardeotis nigriceps
McQueen's Bustard Chlamydotis macqueeni
Lesser Florican Sypheotides indica
Sarus Crane Grus antigone
Demoiselle Crane Grus virgo
Common Crane Grus grus
White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus
Brown Crake Amaurornis akool
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana
Watercock Gallicrex cinerea
Purple Swamphen Gallinula chloropus
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot Fulica atra
Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles exustus
Spotted Sandgrouse Pterocles senegallus
Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis
Painted Sandgrouse Pterocles indicus
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Sanderling Calidris alba
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
Pheasant-tailed Jacana Hydrophasianus chirurgus
Bronze-winged Jacana Metopidius indicus
Crab-plover Dromas ardeola
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus
Great Thick-knee Esacus recurvirostris
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Lesser Sand Plover Charadrius mongolus
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii
Northern lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Yellow-wattled Lapwing Vanellus malarbaricus
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus
Cream-colored Courser Cursorius cursor
Indian Courser Cursorius coromandelicus
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum
Small Pratincole Glareola lactea
Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis
Heuglin's Gull Larus heuglini
Steppe Gull Larus heuglini barabensis
Pallas's Gull Larus ichthyaetus
Brown-headed Gull Larus brunnicephalus
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
Caspian Tern Sterna caspia
River Tern Sterna aurantia
Lesser Crested Tern Sterna bengalensis
Great Crested Tern Sterna bergii
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Little Tern Sterna albifrons
Saunders's Tern Sterna saundersi
White-cheeked Tern Sterna repressa
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybridus
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus caeruleus
Black Kite Milvus migrans
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus
Pallas's Fish Eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis
Indian Vulture Gyps indicus
Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus
Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus
Eurasian Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
Shikra Accipiter badius
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhyncus
White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis
Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca
Bonelli's Eagle Hieraaetus fasciatus
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Red-necked Falcon Falco chicquera
Merlin Falco columbarius
Amur Falcon Falco amurensis
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
Laggar Falcon Falco jugger
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus
Darter Anhinga melanogaster
Little Cormorant Phalacrocorax niger
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Western Reef Egret Egretta gularis
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
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus ?
Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis
Cinnamon Bittern Ixobrychus cinnamomeus
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber
Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Black-headed Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus
Black Ibis Pseudibis papillosa
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus
Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis
Painted Stork Mycteria leucocephala
Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans
Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus
Indian Pitta Pitta brachyura
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus
Bay-backed Shrike Lanius vittatus
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis
Rufous Treepie Dendrocitta vagabunda
House Crow Corvus splendens
Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
Common Raven Corvus corax
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Black-hooded Oriole Oriolus xanthornus
Large Cuckooshrike Coracina macei
Small Minivet Pericrocotus cinnamomeus
White-bellied Minivet Pericrocotus erythropygius
Long-tailed Minivet Pericrocotus ethologus
White-browed Fantail Rhipidura aureola
Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus
Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
White-bellied Drongo Dicrurus caerulescens
Black-naped Monarch Hypothymis azurea
Asian Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi
Common Iora Aegithina tiphia
Marshall's Iora Aegithina nigrolutea
Common Woodshrike Tephrodornis pondicerianus
Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Asian Brown Flycatcher Muscicapa dauurica
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
Verditer Flycatcher Eumyias thalassina
Tickell's Blue Flycatcher Cyornis tickelliae
Grey-headed Canary Flycatcher Culicicapa ceylonensis
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin Cercotrichas galactotes
Oriental Magpie Robin Copsychus saularis
Indian Robin Saxicoloides fulicata
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Stoliczka's Bushchat Saxicola macrorhyncha
Common Stonechat Saxicola torquata
Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata
Brown Rock-chat Cercomela fusca
Variable Wheatear Oenanthe picata
Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti
Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina
Red-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe chrysopygia
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka
Chestnut-tailed Starling Sturnus malabaricus
Brahminy Starling Sturnus pagodarum
Rosy Starling Sturnus roseus
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
Bank Myna Acridotheres ginginianus
Jungle Myna Acridotheres fuscus
White-naped Tit Parus nuchalis
Sand Martin Riparia riparia
Dusky Crag Martin Hirundo concolor
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii
Red-rumped Swallow Hirundo daurica
Streak-throated Swallow Hirundo fluvicola
White-eared Bulbul Pycnonotus leucotis
Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer
Grey Hypocolius Hypocolius ampelinus
Rufous-fronted Prinia Prinia buchanani
Grey-breasted Prinia Prinia hodgsonii
Jungle Prinia Prinia sylvatica
Ashy Prinia Prinia socialis
Plain Prinia Prinia inornata
Graceful Prinia Prinia gracilis
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Oriental White-eye Zosterops palpebrosus
Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola
Clamorous Reed Warbler Acrocephalus stentoreus
Thick-billed Warbler Acrocephalus aedon
Booted Warbler Hippolais caligata
Sykes's Warbler Hippolais rama
Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
Tawny-bellied Babbler Dumetia hyperythra
Yellow-eyed Babbler Chrysomma sinense
Common Babbler Turdoides caudatus
Large Grey Babbler Turdoides malcolmi
Jungle Babbler Turdoides striatus
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
Hume's Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia althaea
Desert Warbler Sylvia nana
Orphean Warbler Sylvia hortensis
Singing Bushlark Mirafra cantillans
Indian Bushlark Mirafra erythroptera
Black-crowned Sparrow Lark Eremopterix nigriceps
Ashy-crowned Sparrow Lark Eremopterix grisea
Rufous-tailed Lark Ammomanes phoenicurus
Desert Lark Ammomanes deserti
Greater Hoopoe Lark Alaemon alaudipes
Bimaculated lark Melanocorypha bimaculata
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
Sand Lark Calandrella raytal
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Sykes's Lark Galerida deva
Oriental Skylark Alauda gulgula
Purple Sunbird Nectarinia asiatica
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Chestnut-shouldered Petronia Petronia xanthocollis
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
Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris
Long-billed Pipit Anthus similis
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus
Black-breasted Weaver Ploceus benghalensis
Streaked Weaver Ploceus manyar
Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus
Red Avadavat Amandava amandava
Indian Silverbill Lonchura malabarica
White-throated Munia Lonchura malabarica
Scaly-breasted Munia Lonchura punctulata
Black-headed Munia Lonchura malacca
Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Crested Bunting Melophus lathami
Grey-necked Bunting Emberiza buchanani
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
House Bunting Emberiza striolata
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps

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