Birds of India

Checklist of Birds
Lava, West Bengal


Compiled by
Sumit K Sen
Last updated 2011

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Arborophila torqueola Hill Partridge
Arborophila rufogularis Rufous-throated Partridge
Tragopan satyra Satyr Tragopan
Lophura leucomelanos Kalij Pheasant
Polyplectron bicalcaratum Grey Peacock-Pheasant*
Anser indicus Bar-headed Goose
Aythya nyroca Ferruginous Pochard*
Indicator xanthonotus Yellow-rumped Honeyguide
Jynx torquilla Eurasian Wryneck
Sasia ochracea White-browed Piculet
Blythipicus pyrrhotis Bay Woodpecker
Dendrocopos canicapillus Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker
Dendrocopos cathpharius Crimson-breasted Woodpecker
Dendrocopos darjellensis Darjeeling Woodpecker
Dendrocopos major Great Spotted Woodpecker*
Picus chlorolophus Lesser Yellownape
Picus flavinucha Greater Yellownape
Picus canus Grey-headed Woodpecker
Chrysocolaptes lucidus Greater Flameback
Megalaima virens Great Barbet
Megalaima franklinii Golden-throated Barbet
Megalaima asiatica Blue-throated Barbet*
Megalaima haemacephala Coppersmith Barbet*
Buceros bicornis Great Hornbill
Upupa epops Common Hoopoe
Harpactes erythrocephalus Red-headed Trogon
Harpactes wardi Ward's Trogon*
Cuculus sparverioides Large Hawk Cuckoo
Cuculus fugax Hodgson's Hawk Cuckoo
Cuculus micropterus Indian Cuckoo
Cuculus canorus Eurasian Cuckoo
Cuculus saturatus Oriental Cuckoo
Cuculus poliocephalus Lesser Cuckoo
Cacomantis sonneratii Banded Bay Cuckoo
Cacomantis passerinus Grey-bellied Cuckoo
Cacomantis merulinus Plaintive Cuckoo
Chrysococcyx maculatus Asian Emerald Cuckoo
Surniculus lugubris Drongo Cuckoo*
Collocalia brevirostris Himalayan Swiftlet
Hirundapus caudacutus White-throated Needletail
Apus affinis House Swift*
Apus pacificus Fork-tailed Swift
Phodilus badius Oriental Bay Owl*
Otus spilocephalus Mountain Scops Owl
Otus bakkamoena Collared Scops Owl*
Strix leptogrammica Brown Wood Owl
Glaucidium brodiei Collared Owlet
Glaucidium cuculoides Asian Barred Owlet
Ninox scutulata Brown Hawk-Owl
Caprimulgus macrurus Large-tailed Nightjar
Columba livia Rock Pigeon
Columba hodgsonii Speckled Wood Pigeon
Columba pulchricollis Ashy Wood Pigeon
Streptopelia orientalis Oriental Turtle Dove
Streptopelia chinensis Spotted Dove*
Macropygia unchall Barred Cuckoo Dove
Chalcophaps indica Emerald Dove
Treron sphenura Wedge-tailed Green Pigeon
Rallina eurizonoides Slaty-legged Crake*
Scolopax rusticola Eurasian Woodcock
Aviceda jerdoni Jerdon's Baza
Milvus migrans Black Kite
Gyps himalayensis Himalayan Griffon
Spilornis cheela Crested Serpent Eagle
Ictinaetus malayensis Black Eagle
Circus melanoleucos Pied Harrier
Circus macrourus Pallid Harrier
Accipiter trivirgatus Crested Goshawk
Accipiter badius Shikra
Accipiter virgatus Besra
Accipiter nisus Eurasian Sparrowhawk
Accipiter gentilis Northern Goshawk
Pernis ptilorhyncus Oriental Honey-buzzard
Buteo buteo Common Buzzard
Buteo rufinus Long-legged Buzzard
Buteo hemilasius Upland Buzzard
Aquila nipalensis Steppe Eagle
Hieraaetus kienerii Rufous-bellied Eagle*
Spizaetus nipalensis Mountain Hawk Eagle
Falco tinnunculus Common Kestrel
Falco subbuteo Eurasian Hobby
Falco peregrinus Peregrine Falcon
Serilophus lunatus Silver-breasted Broadbill*
Psarisomus dalhousiae Long-tailed Broadbill
Chloropsis hardwickii Orange-bellied Leafbird
Lanius cristatus Brown Shrike
Lanius schach Long-tailed Shrike
Lanius tephronotus Grey-backed Shrike
Urocissa flavirostris Yellow-billed Blue Magpie
Cissa chinensis Common Green Magpie
Dendrocitta vagabunda Rufous Treepie
Dendrocitta formosae Grey Treepie
Nucifraga caryocatactes Spotted Nutcracker
Corvus splendens House Crow
Corvus macrorhynchos Large-billed Crow
Oriolus traillii Maroon Oriole
Coracina macei Large Cuckooshrike
Coracina melaschistos Black-winged Cuckooshrike
Pericrocotus roseus Rosy Minivet*
Pericrocotus solaris Grey-chinned Minivet
Pericrocotus ethologus Long-tailed Minivet
Pericrocotus brevirostris Short-billed Minivet
Pericrocotus flammeus Scarlet Minivet
Rhipidura hypoxantha Yellow-bellied Fantail
Rhipidura albicollis White-throated Fantail
Dicrurus leucophaeus Ashy Drongo
Dicrurus aeneus Bronzed Drongo
Dicrurus hottentottus Spangled Drongo*
Dicrurus paradiseus Greater Racket-tailed Drongo*
Cinclus pallasii Brown Dipper*
Monticola cinclorhynchus Blue-capped Rock Thrush
Monticola rufiventris Chestnut-bellied Rock Thrush
Monticola solitarius Blue Rock Thrush
Myophonus caeruleus Blue Whistling Thrush
Zoothera mollissima Plain-backed Thrush
Zoothera dixoni Long-tailed Thrush
Zoothera dauma Scaly Thrush
Zoothera monticola Long-billed Thrush
Zoothera marginata Dark-sided Thrush
Turdus unicolor Tickell's Thrush
Turdus albocinctus White-collared Blackbird
Turdus boulboul Grey-winged Blackbird
Turdus rubrocanus Chestnut Thrush
Turdus obscurus Eyebrowed Thrush
Turdus ruficollis Dark-throated Thrush
Turdus naumanni Dusky Thrush
Brachypteryx stellata Gould's Shortwing*
Brachypteryx hyperythra Rusty-bellied Shortwing
Brachypteryx leucophrys Lesser Shortwing
Brachypteryx montana White-browed Shortwing
Muscicapa sibirica Dark-sided Flycatcher
Muscicapa ferruginea Ferruginous Flycatcher
Ficedula strophiata Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher
Ficedula albicilla Red-throated Flycatcher
Ficedula monileger White-gorgeted Flycatcher
Ficedula hyperythra Snowy-browed Flycatcher
Ficedula westermanni Little Pied Flycatcher
Ficedula superciliaris Ultramarine Flycatcher*
Ficedula tricolor Slaty-blue Flycatcher
Ficedula sapphira Sapphire Flycatcher
Eumyias thalassina Verditer Flycatcher
Niltava grandis Large Niltava
Niltava macgrigoriae Small Niltava
Niltava sundara Rufous-bellied Niltava
Cyornis poliogenys Pale-chinned Flycatcher
Cyornis unicolor Pale Blue-Flycatcher
Muscicapella hodgsoni Pygmy Blue Flycatcher
Culicicapa ceylonensis Grey-headed Canary Flycatcher
Luscinia brunnea Indian Blue Robin
Tarsiger cyanurus Orange-flanked Bush Robin
Tarsiger chrysaeus Golden Bush Robin
Tarsiger indicus White-browed Bush Robin
Tarsiger hyperythrus Rufous-breasted Bush Robin
Phoenicurus ochruros Black Redstart
Phoenicurus hodgsoni Hodgson's Redstart
Phoenicurus frontalis Blue-fronted Redstart
Chaimarrornis leucocephalus White-capped Water Redstart
Rhyacornis fuliginosus Plumbeous Water Redstart
Hodgsonius phaenicuroides White-bellied Redstart
Cinclidium leucura White-tailed Robin
Cinclidium frontale Blue-fronted Robin
Enicurus scouleri Little Forktail
Enicurus schistaceus Slaty-backed Forktail
Enicurus maculatus Spotted Forktail
Cochoa purpurea Purple Cochoa
Saxicola ferrea Grey Bushchat
Sturnus malabaricus Chestnut-tailed Starling*
Acridotheres tristis Common Myna
Gracula religiosa Common Hill Myna
Sitta castanea Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch
Sitta himalayensis White-tailed Nuthatch
Certhia familiaris Eurasian Treecreeper
Certhia nipalensis Rusty-flanked Treecreeper
Certhia discolor Brown-throated Treecreeper
Cephalopyrus flammiceps Fire-capped Tit
Parus rubidiventris Rufous-vented Tit
Parus ater Coal Tit
Parus dichrous Grey-crested Tit
Parus major Great Tit
Parus monticolus Green-backed Tit
Troglodytes troglodytes Winter Wren
Parus spilonotus Yellow-cheeked Tit
Sylviparus modestus Yellow-browed Tit
Aegithalos concinnus Black-throated Tit
Aegithalos iouschistos Rufous-fronted Tit*
Hirundo rustica Barn Swallow
Delichon nipalensis Nepal House Martin
Pycnonotus striatus Striated Bulbul
Pycnonotus leucogenys Himalayan Bulbul
Hypsipetes mcclellandii Mountain Bulbul
Hypsipetes leucocephalus Black Bulbul
Prinia atrogularis Hill Prinia
Zosterops palpebrosus Oriental White-eye
Tesia castaneocoronata Chestnut-headed Tesia
Tesia cyaniventer Grey-bellied Tesia
Tesia olivea Slaty-bellied Tesia
Cettia fortipes Brownish-flanked Bush Warbler
Cettia flavolivacea Aberrant Bush-Warbler
Cettia acanthizoides Yellowish-bellied Bush Warbler
Cettia brunnifrons Grey-sided Bush Warbler
Bradypterus luteoventris Brown Bush Warbler*
Bradypterus mandellii Russet Bush Warbler
Acrocephalus dumetorum Blyth's Reed Warbler*
Orthotomus cuculatus Mountain Tailorbird
Phylloscopus collybita Common Chiffchaff
Phylloscopus fuligiventer Smoky Warbler
Phylloscopus affinis Tickell's Leaf Warbler
Phylloscopus pulcher Buff-barred Warbler
Phylloscopus maculipennis Ashy-throated Warbler
Phylloscopus chloronotus Lemon-rumped Warbler
Phylloscopus humei Hume's Warbler
Phylloscopus inornatus Yellow-browed Warbler
Phylloscopus trochiloides Greenish Warbler
Phylloscopus magnirostris Large-billed Leaf Warbler
Phylloscopus coronatus Eastern Crowned Warbler?*
Phylloscopus reguloides Blyth's Leaf Warbler
Seicercus burkii Golden-spectacled Warbler
Seicercus xanthoschistos Grey-hooded Warbler
Seicercus affinis White-spectacled Warbler
Seicercus whistleri Whistler's Warbler
Seicercus poliogenys Grey-cheeked Warbler
Seicercus castaniceps Chestnut-crowned Warbler
Tickellia hodgsoni Broad-billed Warbler
Abroscopus albogularis Rufous-faced Warbler*
Abroscopus schisticeps Black-faced Warbler
Regulus regulus Goldcrest
Garrulax albogularis White-throated Laughingthrush
Garrulax pectoralis Greater Necklaced Laughingthrush
Garrulax striatus Striated Laughingthrush
Garrulax rufogularis Rufous-chinned Laughingthrush*
Garrulax ocellatus Spotted Laughingthrush
Garrulax caerulatus Grey-sided Laughingthrush
Garrulax lineatus Streaked Laughingthrush
Garrulax squamatus Blue-winged Laughingthrush
Garrulax subunicolor Scaly Laughingthrush
Garrulax affinis Black-faced Laughingthrush
Garrulax erythrocephalus Chestnut-crowned Laughingthrush
Liocichla phoenicea Red-faced Liocichla
Pomatorhinus erythrogenys Rusty-cheeked Scimitar Babbler
Pomatorhinus schisticeps White-browed Scimitar Babbler
Pomatorhinus ruficollis Streak-breasted Scimitar Babbler
Pomatorhinus ferruginosus Coral-billed Scimitar Babbler
Xiphirhynchus superciliaris Slender-billed Scimitar Babbler
Rimator malacoptilus Long-billed Wren Babbler
Pnoepyga albiventer Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler
Pnoepyga pusilla Pygmy Wren Babbler
Spelaeornis caudatus Rufous-throated Wren Babbler
Spelaeornis formosus Spotted Wren Babbler
Stachyris rufifrons Rufous-fronted Babbler*
Stachyris ruficeps Rufous-capped Babbler
Stachyris chrysaea Golden Babbler
Stachyris nigriceps Grey-throated Babbler
Leiothrix argentauris Silver-eared Mesia
Leiothrix lutea Red-billed Leiothrix
Cutia nipalensis Cutia
Pteruthius rufiventer Black-headed Shrike Babbler
Pteruthius flaviscapis White-browed Shrike Babbler
Pteruthius xanthochlorus Green Shrike Babbler*
Pteruthius melanotis Black-eared Shrike Babbler
Actinodura egertoni Rusty-fronted Barwing
Actinodura nipalensis Hoary-throated Barwing
Minla cyanouroptera Blue-winged Minla
Minla strigula Chestnut-tailed Minla
Minla ignotincta Red-tailed Minla
Alcippe chrysotis Golden-breasted Fulvetta
Alcippe cinerea Yellow-throated Fulvetta
Alcippe castaneceps Rufous-winged Fulvetta
Alcippe vinipectus White-browed Fulvetta
Alcippe nipalensis Nepal Fulvetta
Yuhina bakeri White-naped Yuhina
Yuhina flavicollis Whiskered Yuhina
Yuhina gularis Stripe-throated Yuhina
Yuhina occipitalis Rufous-vented Yuhina
Yuhina zantholeuca White-bellied Yuhina
Myzornis pyrrhoura Fire-tailed Myzornis
Heterophasia capistrata Rufous Sibia
Paradoxornis unicolor Brown Parrotbill
Paradoxornis nipalensis Black-throated Parrotbill
Dicaeum chrysorrheum Yellow-vented Flowerpecker
Dicaeum melanoxanthum Yellow-bellied Flowerpecker
Dicaeum concolor Plain Flowerpecker
Dicaeum ignipectus Fire-breasted Flowerpecker
Aethopyga gouldiae Mrs. Gould's Sunbird
Aethopyga nipalensis Green-tailed Sunbird
Aethopyga saturata Black-throated Sunbird
Aethopyga ignicauda Fire-tailed Sunbird
Arachnothera longirostra Little Spiderhunter
Arachnothera magna Streaked Spiderhunter
Passer montanus Eurasian Tree Sparrow
Motacilla alba White Wagtail
Motacilla citreola Citrine Wagtail
Motacilla flava Yellow Wagtail*
Motacilla cinerea Grey Wagtail
Anthus hodgsoni Olive-backed Pipit
Anthus roseatus Rosy Pipit*
Prunella strophiata Rufous-breasted Accentor
Prunella immaculata Maroon-backed Accentor
Lonchura striata White-rumped Munia
Serinus tibetanus Tibetan Siskin
Carduelis spinoides Yellow-breasted Greenfinch
Leucosticte nemoricola Plain Mountain Finch
Loxia curvirostra Red Crossbill
Carpodacus nipalensis Dark-breasted Rosefinch
Carpodacus erythrinus Common Rosefinch
Carpodacus edwardsii Dark-rumped Rosefinch
Carpodacus rodopeplus Spot-winged Rosefinch
Carpodacus thura White-browed Rosefinch
Propyrrhula subhimachala Crimson-browed Finch
Haematospiza sipahi Scarlet Finch
Pyrrhula nipalensis Brown Bullfinch
Pyrrhula erythrocephala Red-headed Bullfinch
Mycerobas carnipes White-winged Grosbeak
Pyrrhoplectes epauletta Gold-naped Finch
Emberiza pusilla Little Bunting

Out of range records
Spelaeornis badeigularis Rusty-throated Wren Babbler
Dicaeum trigonostigma Orange-bellied Flowerpecker
Muscicapa ruficauda Rusty-tailed Flycatcher*

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