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    Birds Of Devarayanadurga State Forest

                                 Category: Avi fauna

Note:  Scientific name(left side)                   Common name(right side)   

Symbols:

         M  :  Migratory Species ,  # : Birds found only in DDSF & parts of Andhra Pradesh           

Family: Podicepididae

                     1. Little Grebe                        Little Grebe

Family: Ardeidae

                2. Ardeola grayii                    Pond Heron

                     3. Bubulcus Ibis                     Cattle Egret

                4. Egretta garzetta                  Little Egret

Family : Accipitridae

                     

                      5. Elanus Caeruleus                Blackwinged Kite

                      6. Pernis Ptilorhyncos            Honey Buzzard

                      7. Milvus migrans                   govinda Pariah Kite

                      8. Haliatsur indus                    Brahminy Kite

                      9. Accipiter badius                  Shikra

                    10. Spizaetus cirrhatus             Crested Hawk-Eagle

                    11. Hieraaetus pennetus          Booted Hawk Eagle

                    12. Ictinaetus malayensis         Black Eagle

                    13. Aegypius monachus          King Vulture

                    14.Gyps indicus                         Long billed Vulture

                    15.Gyps Bengalensis                Whitebacked Vulture

                    16.Neophron percnopterus      Scavenger Vulture

                    17. Scircaetus gallicus              Short-Toed Eagle

                    18. Spilornis cheela                   Crested Serpent Eagle

Family: Falconidae

               19. Falco perigrinus perigrinator                                  Shahin Falcon

                    20. Falco tinnunculus                                                    European Kestrel (M)

Family: Phasianidae

               21. Francolinus pondicerianus                                    Grey partridge

                    22. Gallus sonneratii                                                      Grey Junglefowl

Family: Rallidae

               23.Amourorins Phoenicurus                                       Whitebreasted Waterhen

Family:Charadriidae

                    24.Vanellus indicus                                                       Redwattled Lapwing

                    25.Tringa ochropus                                                       Green Sandpiper (M)

                    26.Gallinago stenura                                                      Pintail snipe

Family:Columbidae

                     27.Columba livia                                                            Blue Rock Pigeon

                     28.Streptopelia chinensis                                             Spotted Dove

                     29.Streptopelia senegalensis                                      Little Brown Dove

Family:Psittacidae

                     30.Psittacula Krameri                                                    Roseringed Parakeet

                     31.Psittacula cyanocephala                                         Blossomheaded Parakeet

Family:Cuculidae

                     32.Cuculus Varius                                                         Common Hawk-Cukoo

                     33.Eudynamys scolopacea                                          Koel

                     34.Rhophodytes viridirostris                                      Small Greenbilled Malkoha

                     35.Cntropus sinensis                                                   Crow-pheasant

 Family: Strigiae

                      36.Otus scops                                                              Scops Owl

                      37. Otus bakkamoena                                                 Collared Scops Owl

                      38.Bubo bubo                                                              Great Horned Owl

                      39.Glaucicium raditum                                                Barred Jungle Owlet

                      40.Nonox scutulata                                                     Brown Hawk Owl

                      41.Ahene brama                                                           Spotted Owlet

                      42.Strix ocellata                                                            Mottled wood Owl

Family: Apodidae

                       43.Apus melba                                                            Apine Swift

                       44.Apus affinus                                                          House Swift

                       45.Hemiprocene longipennis                                    Crested Tree Swift

Family: Alcedinidae

                       46.Alcedo atthis                                                         Small Blue Kingfisher

                       47.Halcyon smirnensis                                              Whitebreasted Kingfisher

Family: Meropidae

                 48.Merops leschenaulti                                             Chestnutheaded Bee-eater

                      49.Merops philippins                                                 Bluetailed Bee-eater

                      50.Merops orientalis                                                  Small Green Bee-eater

Family: Coraciidae

                      51.Coracias bengalensis                                            Indian Roller

Family:Upupidae

                      52.Upupa epops                                                          Hoopoe

Family: Capitonidae

                      53.Megalaima viridis                                                   Small Green Barbet

                      54.Megalaima haemacephala                                     Crimsonbrested Barbet

Family: Picidae

                       55.Dinopium bengalense                                           Lesser Goldenbacked Woodpecker

                       56.Picopides maharattensis                                       Yellowfronted Pied Woodpecker

                       57.Chrysocolaptes festivus                                       Blackbacked Woodpecker

Family: Pittidae

                       58.Pitta brachyura                                                       Indian Pitta

Family: Alaudidae

                       59.Ammomanes phoenicurus                                     Rufoustailed Finch-lark

Family: Hirundinidae

                 60.Hirundo concolor                                                    Dusky Crag Martin

                       61.Hirundo rustica                                                       Comon Swallow

                       62.Hirundo daurica                                                      Redrumped Swallow

Famliy: Lanidae

                       63.Lanius vittatus                                                       Baybacked Shrike

                       64.Lanius schach                                                        Rufousbacked Shrike

                       65.Lanius cristatus                                                     Brown Shrike(M)

Family: Dicruridae

                 66.Dicrurus leucophaeus                                           Grey Drango (M)

                       67.Dicrurus caerulescens                                          Whitebellied Drongo

                       68.Dicrurus hottentotus                                             Haircrested Drongo

Family: Sturnidae

                 69.Sturnus malabaraicus                                           Grey Headed Myna

                       70.Sturnus pagodarum                                                Blackheaded or Brahminy Myna

                       71.Acridotheres tristis                                                 Indian Myna

                       72.Acridotheres fuscus                                               Jungle Myna

                       73.Gracula religosa                                                       Hill Myna

Family: Oriolidae

                       73.Oriolus oriolus                                                          Golden Oriole(M)

                       74.Oriolus Xanthornus                                                 Blackheaded Oriole

Family: Corvidae

                       75.Dendrocitta vagabunda                                          Indian Tree Pie

                       76.Corvus splendens                                                    House Crow

                       77.Corvus machrorhynchos                                        Jungle Crow

Family: Camphephagidae

                       78.Tephrodornis pondicerianus                                  Common Wood Shrike

                       79.Coracina novaehollandiae                                       Large Cuckoo-Shrike

                       80.Coracina melanoptera                                              Blackheaded Cuckoo-Shrike

                       81.Pericrocotus cinnamomeus                                     Small minivet

Family: Irenidae

                      82.Aegithinia tiphia                                                        Common Iora

                      83.Chloropsis cochinchinensis                                    Jerdons's Chloropsis

Family:Pycnonotidae

                      84.Pycnonotus jocosus                                                 Redwhiskered Bulbul

                      85.Pycnonotus cafer                                                      Redvented Bulbul

                      86.Pycnonotus xantholaemus                                      Yellow throted Bulbul(#)

                      87.Pycnonotus luteolus                                                 Whitebrowed Bulbul

Family: Muscicapidae

                 88.Pellorneum ruficeps                                                   Spotted Babbler

                      89.Pomatorhinus horsfieldii                                           Slatyheaded Scimitar Babbler

                      90.Dumetia hyperythra                                                   White throted Babbler

                      91.Chrysomma sinense                                                   Yellow eyed Babbler

                      92.Turdoidus striatus                                                      Jungle Babbler

                      93.Turdoides affinnis                                                      Whiteheaded Babbler

                      94.Muscicapa latirostris                                                  Brown Flycatcher (M)

                      95.Muscicapa parva                                                         Redbrested Flycatcher(M)

                      96.Muscicapa superciliaris                                              Whitebrowed Blue Flycatcher*

                      97.Muscicapa tickelliae                                                     Tickell's Blue Flycatcher

                      98.Muscicapa thalassina                                                   Verditer Flycatcher

                      99.Rhipidura albicollis                                                        Whitespotted Fantail Flycatcher

                    100.Rhipidura aureola                                                           Whitebrowed Fantail Flycatcher

                    101.Terpsiphone paradisii                                                     Paradise Flycatcher

                    102.Hyopothymus azurea                                                    Blacknaped Blue Flycatcher

                    103.Prinia hodgsonii                                                              Franklin's Wren Warbler

                    104.Prinia subflava                                                                 Indian Wren Warbler

                    105.Prinia socialis                                                                  Ashy Wren Warblers

                    106.Orthotomus sutorius                                                               Tailor bird

                    107.Acrocephalus aedon                                                       Thickbilled Warbler

                    108.Acrocephalus stentoreus                                               Great Reed Warbler(M)

                    109.Acrocephalus dumetorum                                              Blyth's Reed Warbler(M)

                    110.Phylloscopus affinis                                                        Tickell's leaf Warbler(M)

                    111.Phylloscopu trochiloides                                                Greenis Leaf Warbler(M) 

                    112.Copsyhus malabaricus                                                            Shama

                    113.Copsyhus aaularis                                                           Magpie Robin

                    114.Saxicola caprata                                                                Pied Bush chat

                    115.Saxicoloides fulicata                                                         Indian Robin

                    116.Monticola cinclorhynchus                                              Blueheaded Rock Thrush(M)

                    117.Monticola solitarius                                                         Blue Rock Thrush

                    118.Turdus merula nigropeleus                                             Blackcapped Blackbird(M)

                    119.Zoothera citrina cyanotus                                              White Throated Ground Thrush

Family: Paridae

                    120.Parus major                                                                                     Grey Tit

Family: Motacillidae

                    121.Anthus sp                                                                                  Tree Pipit(M)

                    122.Motacilla cinerea                                                                     Grey Wagtail(M)

                    123.Motacilla maderaspatensis                                                  Large Pied Wagtail

 Family: Dicaeidae

                     124.Dicaeum erythrorhycos                                                  Tickell's Flower Pecker

Family:Nectarinidae

                     125.Nectarinia zeylonica                                                        Purplerumped Sunbird

                     126.Nectarinia asitica                                                                    Purple Sunbird

 Family:Zosteropidae

                     127.Zosterops palpebrosa                                                             White-eye

Family:Ploceidae

                     128.Passer domesticus                                                             House Sparrow

                     129.Petronia xanthocollis                                                 Yellow Throated Sparrow

                     130.Lonchura punctata                                                             Spotted Munia

                     131.Lonchura malabarica                                                  White Throated Munia

Family:Fringlilidae

                     132.Carpodacus erythrinus                                                 Common Rosefinch