What are the birds found in West Bengal?

2020-07-04 by No Comments

What are the birds found in West Bengal?

Some of the best species recorded are, Blood Pheasant, Satyr Tragopan, Hill Partridge, Collared Pygmy Owlet, Darjeeling Woodpecker, Spotted Nutcracker, Slender-billed Scimitar Babbler, Scaly-breasted Wren Babbler, Brown & Black-throated Parrotbill, Spotted and Chestnut-crowned Laughingthrush, Plain Mountain Finch.

Which is the smallest bird in West Bengal?

The pale-billed flowerpecker or Tickell’s flowerpecker (Dicaeum erythrorhynchos) is a tiny bird that feeds on nectar and berries, found in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and western Myanmar. The bird is common especially in urban gardens with berry bearing trees.

What is the main bird of West Bengal?

White-breasted kingfisher

State Common name Binomial name
Tripura Green imperial pigeon Ducula aenea
Uttar Pradesh Sarus crane Grus antigone
Uttarakhand Himalayan monal Lophophorus impejanus
West Bengal White-breasted kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis

What are birds names?

Pheasants and allies

Common name Binomial Comments
Tibetan eared pheasant Crossoptilon harmani
Grey peacock-pheasant Polyplectron bicalcaratum
Indian peafowl Pavo cristatus
Green peafowl Pavo muticus Endangered

What are regular birds called?

Most Common Backyard Birds

  • 01 of 08. Mourning Dove. Carlos Camarena / Getty Images.
  • 02 of 08. Downy Woodpecker. Vicki Jauron / Getty Images.
  • 03 of 08. American Robin. The Spruce / jskbirds.
  • 04 of 08. American Crow.
  • 05 of 08. European Starling.
  • 06 of 08. House Sparrow.
  • 07 of 08. House Finch.
  • 08 of 08. American Goldfinch.

Which is the national animal of West Bengal?

Fishing cat

State/UT Animal Bird
Uttranchal Musk Deer Himalayan Monal
Uttar Pradesh Swamp Deer Sarus Crane
West Bengal Fishing cat White-throated King Fisher
Andaman & Nicobar Islands * *

Which fruit is famous in West Bengal?

Horticultural crops cover 26% of the net cultivated area in the state. There is a wide diversity of horticultural crops grown in West Bengal. Important fruit crops are mango (72,000 ha), pineapple (13,500 ha), banana (28,500 ha), citrus (10,200 ha), litchi (7,200 ha), guava (10,600 ha) and papaya (7,600 ha).

Who is our state bird?

Indian roller
State Birds of India

Name of State Common Name Scientific Name
Jharkhand Asian koel Eudynamys scolopaceus
Karnataka Indian roller Coracias benghalensis
Kerala Great hornbill Buceros bicornis
Madhya Pradesh Indian paradise flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi

What is the national fruit of West Bengal?

Corona lockdown has put entire mango trade in West Bengal under deep uncertainty. The debacle is bound to cause severe economic crisis in the Mango zone of the state. West Bengal is one of the largest contributors to India’s national mango output that constitutes around 40% of global yield.