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Birding Trip Report – Sunday 21-Feb-2021

KeyTerns curated a Birding Trip near Thiruporur. It was raining in the morning. Birders patiently waited for an hour. Rain stopped. With excellent weather, habitat, and the kind of Birds, all had a great time. Sharing photos and list of birds.

Birds Spotted During the 21-Feb-2021 Trip Near Thiruporur

10 Indian Peafowl
8 Grey Francolin
8 Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
3 Spotted Dove
6 Laughing Dove (Little Brown Dove)
2 Greater Coucal (Southern)
1 Blue-faced Malkoha
1 Pied Cuckoo (Jacobin Cuckoo)
2 Grey-bellied Cuckoo
1 Common Hawk-Cuckoo
12 Asian Palm-Swift
3 Yellow-wattled Lapwing
8 Red-wattled Lapwing
1 Little Ringed Plover
1 Common Sandpiper
2 Whiskered Tern
2 Asian Openbill
1 Purple Heron
2 Intermediate Egret
6 Little Egret
10 Cattle Egret
3 Indian Pond-Heron
1 Osprey
2 Black-winged Kite (Black-shouldered Kite)
4 Shikra
1 Spotted Owlet
5 White-throated Kingfisher
2 Pied Kingfisher
3 Green Bee-eater
8 Blue-tailed Bee-eater
2 Indian Roller
1 Coppersmith Barbet
1 Black-rumped Flameback (Lesser Goldenbacked Woodpecker)
6 Rose-ringed Parakeet
2 Indian Golden Oriole
2 Common Woodshrike
4 Common Iora
6 Black Drongo
1 Indian Paradise-Flycatcher
1 Brown Shrike
3 Bay-backed Shrike
2 Rufous Treepie
4 House Crow
4 Large-billed Crow (Indian Jungle)
2 Ashy-crowned Sparrow-Lark (Ashy-crowned Finch-Lark)
4 Jerdon’s Bushlark
2 Common Tailorbird
3 Jungle Prinia
1 Plain Prinia
1 Blyth’s Reed Warbler
10 Red-vented Bulbul
8 Red-whiskered Bulbul
12 White-browed Bulbul
2 Lesser Whitethroat
10 Yellow-billed Babbler
10 Common Myna
4 Indian Robin
6 Pale-billed Flowerpecker
4 Purple-rumped Sunbird
2 Purple Sunbird
1 wagtail sp.

2 Wood Sandpiper

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on Feb 27, 2021