Spotted owl (Strix occidentalis) : Birds of India

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Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Strigiformes Family: Strigidae Genus: Strix Species: S. occidentalis

Blossom-headed parakeet (Psittacula roseata)

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Blossom-headed parakeet (Psittacula roseata) is native to northeast Asia extended to the east in south-east Asia. It undergoes local movement which is driven by the availability of fruits and blossom which makes its diet. It is the bird of forests and open … Continued

Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis) Birds of India

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Common name: Indian roller Scientific name: Coracias benghalensis Alternate Names:  नीलकंठ पक्षी , Indian blue jay Regional Names: Telugu: Pala Pitta Kannada: neelakanthi Size: 26-27 cm long Migratory Status: Resident some seasonal movements. Visibility: Common Facts: State bird of Andhra Pradesh later … Continued

White Throated Kingfisher

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White-throated Kingfisher is also know as White Breasted Kingfisher or Smyrna kingfisher is widely distributed species of tree kingfisher.   Common name: White-Throated Kingfisher Scientific name: Halcyon smyrnesis Alternate Names: White Breasted Kingfisher or Smyrna Regional Names: Size: 28 cm Migratory … Continued