Birds of India

Checklist of Birds
Singalila and Tiger Hill
Darjeeling, WB


Compiled by
Sumit K Sen
Last updated 2008

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Arborophila torqueola Hill Partridge
Ithaginis cruentus Blood Pheasant
Tragopan satyra Satyr Tragopan
Lophophorus impejanus Himalayan Monal*
Lophura leucomelanos Kalij Pheasant
Indicator xanthonotus Yellow-rumped Honeyguide*
Jynx torquilla Eurasian Wryneck
Dendrocopos canicapillus Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker
Dendrocopos hyperythrus Rufous-bellied Woodpecker
Dendrocopos cathpharius Crimson-breasted Woodpecker
Dendrocopos darjellensis Darjeeling Woodpecker
Megalaima virens Great Barbet
Megalaima franklinii Golden-throated Barbet
Upupa epops Common Hoopoe
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
Collocalia brevirostris Himalayan Swiftlet
Hirundapus caudacutus White-throated Needletail
Apus affinis House Swift
Apus pacificus Fork-tailed Swift
Bubo nipalensis Spot-bellied Eagle Owl
Ketupa flavipes Tawny Fish Owl
Strix leptogrammica Brown Wood Owl
Glaucidium brodiei Collared Owlet
Glaucidium cuculoides Asian Barred Owlet
Columba livia Rock Pigeon
Columba hodgsonii Speckled Wood Pigeon
Ducula badia Mountain Imperial Pigeon
Streptopelia orientalis Oriental Turtle Dove
Macropygia unchall Barred Cuckoo Dove
Scolopax rusticola Eurasian Woodcock
Sterna hirundo Common Tern
Gyps bengalensis White-rumped Vulture
Gyps tenuirostris Slender-billed Vulture
Gyps himalayensis Himalayan Griffon
Aegypius monachus Cinereous Vulture
Ictinaetus malayensis Black Eagle
Circus cyaneus Hen 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 chrysaetos Golden Eagle
Aquila nipalensis Steppe Eagle
Spizaetus nipalensis Mountain Hawk Eagle
Falco tinnunculus Common Kestrel
Falco amurensis Amur Falcon
Falco subbuteo Eurasian Hobby
Falco peregrinus Peregrine Falcon
Lanius tephronotus Grey-backed Shrike
Garrulus glandarius Eurasian Jay
Urocissa flavirostris Yellow-billed Blue Magpie
Dendrocitta formosae Grey Treepie
Nucifraga caryocatactes Spotted Nutcracker
Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax Red-billed Chough
Pyrrhocorax graculus Yellow-billed Chough
Corvus macrorhynchos Large-billed Crow
Corvus corax Common Raven
Oriolus traillii Maroon Oriole
Coracina macei Large Cuckooshrike*
Coracina melaschistos Black-winged Cuckooshrike
Pericrocotus ethologus Long-tailed Minivet
Pericrocotus brevirostris Short-billed Minivet
Rhipidura hypoxantha Yellow-bellied Fantail
Rhipidura albicollis White-throated Fantail
Dicrurus leucophaeus Ashy Drongo
Dicrurus remifer Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo
Cinclus pallasii Brown Dipper
Monticola rufiventris Chestnut-bellied Rock Thrush
Myophonus caeruleus Blue Whistling Thrush
Zoothera citrina Orange-headed Thrush
Zoothera mollissima Plain-backed Thrush
Zoothera dixoni Long-tailed Thrush
Zoothera dauma Scaly Thrush
Zoothera monticola Long-billed Thrush
Turdus unicolor Tickell's Thrush
Turdus albocinctus White-collared Blackbird
Turdus boulboul Grey-winged Blackbird
Turdus rubrocanus Chestnut Thrush
Turdus ruficollis Dark-throated Thrush
Brachypteryx stellata Gould's Shortwing
Brachypteryx hyperythra Rusty-bellied Shortwing
Brachypteryx montana White-browed Shortwing
Muscicapa sibirica Dark-sided Flycatcher
Muscicapa ferruginea Ferruginous Flycatcher
Ficedula hodgsonii Slaty-backed Flycatcher
Ficedula strophiata Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher
Ficedula albicilla Red-throated 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 sundara Rufous-bellied Niltava
Cyornis poliogenys Pale-chinned Flycatcher*
Cyornis unicolor Pale Blue-Flycatcher
Culicicapa ceylonensis Grey-headed Canary Flycatcher
Luscinia pectoralis White-tailed Rubythroat
Luscinia brunnea Indian Blue Robin
Luscinia cyane Siberian 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 coeruleocephalus Blue-capped Redstart
Phoenicurus ochruros Black Redstart
Phoenicurus hodgsoni Hodgson's Redstart
Phoenicurus schisticeps White-throated Redstart
Phoenicurus frontalis Blue-fronted Redstart
Chaimarrornis leucocephalus White-capped Water Redstart
Rhyacornis fuliginosus Plumbeous Water 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
Acridotheres tristis Common 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
Parus rubidiventris Rufous-vented Tit
Parus ater Coal Tit
Parus dichrous Grey-crested 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
Hirundo daurica Red-rumped Swallow
Delichon dasypus Asian House Martin
Delichon nipalensis Nepal House Martin
Hypsipetes mcclellandii Mountain Bulbul
Hypsipetes leucocephalus Black Bulbul
Prinia atrogularis Hill Prinia
Tesia castaneocoronata Chestnut-headed Tesia
Cettia pallidipes Pale-footed Bush Warbler*
Cettia fortipes Brownish-flanked Bush Warbler
Cettia major Chestnut-crowned Bush Warbler
Cettia flavolivacea Aberrant Bush-Warbler
Cettia acanthizoides Yellowish-bellied Bush Warbler
Cettia brunnifrons Grey-sided Bush Warbler
Bradypterus mandellii Russet Bush Warbler
Phylloscopus collybita Common Chiffchaff
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 trochiloides Greenish Warbler
Phylloscopus magnirostris Large-billed Leaf Warbler
Phylloscopus occipitalis Western 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 castaniceps Chestnut-crowned Warbler
Tickellia hodgsoni Broad-billed Warbler
Regulus regulus Goldcrest
Garrulax albogularis White-throated Laughingthrush
Garrulax striatus Striated 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
Pomatorhinus erythrogenys Rusty-cheeked Scimitar Babbler
Pomatorhinus schisticeps White-browed Scimitar Babbler*
Pomatorhinus ruficollis Streak-breasted Scimitar Babbler
Xiphirhynchus superciliaris Slender-billed Scimitar Babbler
Pnoepyga albiventer Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler
Pnoepyga pusilla Pygmy Wren Babbler
Spelaeornis caudatus Rufous-throated Wren Babbler
Stachyris ruficeps Rufous-capped Babbler
Leiothrix lutea Red-billed Leiothrix
Pteruthius rufiventer Black-headed Shrike Babbler
Pteruthius flaviscapis White-browed Shrike Babbler
Pteruthius xanthochlorus Green Shrike Babbler
Pteruthius melanotis Black-eared Shrike Babbler
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 castaneceps Rufous-winged Fulvetta
Alcippe vinipectus White-browed Fulvetta
Alcippe rufogularis Rufous-throated Fulvetta
Yuhina castaniceps Striated Yuhina
Yuhina bakeri White-naped Yuhina
Yuhina flavicollis Whiskered Yuhina
Yuhina gularis Stripe-throated Yuhina
Yuhina occipitalis Rufous-vented Yuhina
Myzornis pyrrhoura Fire-tailed Myzornis
Heterophasia capistrata Rufous Sibia
Conostoma oemodium Great Parrotbill
Paradoxornis unicolor Brown Parrotbill
Paradoxornis gularis Grey-headed Parrotbill
Paradoxornis fulvifrons Fulvous Parrotbill
Paradoxornis nipalensis Black-throated Parrotbill
Calandrella acutirostris Hume's Short-toed Lark
Dicaeum ignipectus Fire-breasted Flowerpecker
Aethopyga gouldiae Mrs. Gould's Sunbird
Aethopyga nipalensis Green-tailed Sunbird
Aethopyga ignicauda Fire-tailed Sunbird
Arachnothera magna Streaked Spiderhunter
Passer montanus Eurasian Tree Sparrow
Motacilla cinerea Grey Wagtail
Anthus sylvanus Upland Pipit
Anthus hodgsoni Olive-backed Pipit
Anthus trivialis Tree Pipit
Anthus roseatus Rosy Pipit
Prunella collaris Alpine Accentor
Prunella himalayana Altai Accentor
Prunella rubeculoides Robin Accentor
Prunella strophiata Rufous-breasted Accentor
Prunella fulvescens Brown Accentor
Prunella immaculata Maroon-backed Accentor
Serinus tibetanus Tibetan Siskin
Carduelis spinoides Yellow-breasted Greenfinch
Leucosticte nemoricola Plain Mountain Finch
Loxia curvirostra Red Crossbill
Carpodacus rubescens Blanford's Rosefinch
Carpodacus nipalensis Dark-breasted Rosefinch
Carpodacus erythrinus Common Rosefinch
Carpodacus pulcherrimus Beautiful Rosefinch
Carpodacus rodochrous Pink-browed Rosefinch
Carpodacus edwardsii Dark-rumped Rosefinch
Carpodacus rodopeplus Spot-winged Rosefinch
Carpodacus thura White-browed Rosefinch
Haematospiza sipahi Scarlet Finch
Pyrrhula nipalensis Brown Bullfinch
Pyrrhula erythrocephala Red-headed Bullfinch
Pyrrhula erythaca Grey-headed Bullfinch
Mycerobas affinis Collared Grosbeak
Mycerobas melanozanthos Spot-winged Grosbeak
Mycerobas carnipes White-winged Grosbeak
Pyrrhoplectes epauletta Gold-naped Finch
Emberiza pusilla Little Bunting

Out of range records
Picus squamatus Scaly-bellied Woodpecker
Cettia diphone Japanese Bush Warbler
Phylloscopus griseolus Sulphur-bellied Warbler
Spelaeornis badeigularis Rusty-throated Wren Babbler
Dicaeum concolor Plain Flowerpecker
Muscicapa ruficauda Rusty-tailed Flycatcher*

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