Birds of Nepal: Revised Edition
Bloomsbury Publishing, 22. sept 2016 - 386 pages
This fully updated edition of Birds of Nepal is the most comprehensive guide to the birds of this beautiful Himalayan country. The texts have been completely re-written for this edition and many of the illustrations have been replaced. In addition, maps have been included for the first time.
Every species recorded in Nepal is covered, including vagrants, with accurate distribution maps for most species. 142 colour plates are featured, illustrating more than 790 species with text on facing pages for quick and easy reference. The comprehensive text covers identification, voice, habits, habitats, altitudinal range, distribution and status.
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SYLVIIDAE Warblers 8391
IRENIDAE Fairy Bluebirds
FRINGILLIDAE Finches 136141
Vagrants extirpated and recently recorded species
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Adult Babbler barring belly bill birds blackish breast and flanks breeding season broadleaved forest browner buff buffish calls include chestnut cm Common cm Fairly common cm Rare cm Vagrant cm Very rare Common and widespread conservation crest crown dark brown darker dense diclofenac duller ear-coverts edges fairly common resident Feeds Female Fire-tailed Myzornis first-winter flocks Flycatcher Forages fringes Globally threatened grassland Greater Spotted Eagle grey greyish habitats head high-pitched Himalayan Hoary-throated Barwing juv juv Kathmandu lacks Laughingthrush legs Lesser Adjutant Locally fairly common loud mainly Male mantle nape neck Nepal non-breeding olive-brown orange-buff pale paler passage migrant passerines patch perched plumage prominent remiges rufous rufous-brown rump Sarus Crane scapulars species spotting supercilium Swamp Francolin tertials throat and breast tips trees uncommon undergrowth underparts undertail-coverts underwing-coverts upperparts usually visitor and passage Voice HH Voice Song Vulture whistle whitish widespread resident wing-bars wing-coverts winter visitor Woolly-necked Stork yellow yellowish