Bandhavgarh National Park
Birds In Bandhavgarh : 
Central India is rich in bird life and receives migrants from all over. Bandhavgarh in the state of Madhya Pradesh is an excellent bird habitat. The diverse terrain is home to some of the most magnificent avian species.

Ideal for forest birds on comes across a number of wetland species in surrounding water bodies which are large. The place excels as habitat for raptors and vultures. Many of these birds breed here including Long Billed Vulture. The best period for birding is in winters whence migrants arrive. But summer birding is equally good since sightings increase in dry canopy. The resident birds of Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve are as attractive and in great numbers.

Bird watching in this preserve is a delight. One needs lot of patience to discover forest birds besides ability to bear eye strain but the end result is rewarding.

Birds
 
Check - list of Birds of Bandhavgarh -
Birds Name   Birds Name
  1. Little Grebe
  2. Great cormorant
  3. Darter
  4. Grey Heron
  5. Purple Heron
  6. Pond Heron
  7. Cattle Egret
  8. Large Egret
  9. Intermediate Egret
  10. Little Egret
  11. Black bittern
  12. Open bill stork
  13. Wooly necked stork
  14. Black stork
  15. Lesser Adjutant Stork
  16. Black-headed Ibis
  17. Black Ibis
  18. Bar headed Goose
  19. Lesser whistling duck
  20. Ruddy Shel duck
  21. Northern Pintail
  22. Common Teal
  23. Common Pochard
  24. Cotton Teal
  25. Comb Duck
  26. Black shoulder Kite
  27. Oriental honey Buzzard
  28. Black Kite
  29. Shikra
  30. Eurasian Sparrow hawk
  31. Northern Goshawk
  32. White-eyed Buzzard
  33. Changeable Hawk Eagle
  34. Bonelli's Eagle
  35. Steppe Eagle
  36. Lesser Spotted Eagle
  37. Grey-headed Fish Eagle
  38. Red-headed Vulture
  39. India long-billed Vulture
  40. White rumped Vulture
  41. Egyptian Vulture
  42. Hen harrier
  43. Pied Harrier
  44. Eurasian Marsh Harrier
  45. Short-toed Snake Eagle
  46. Crested Serpent Eagle
  47. Osprey
  48. Peregrine Falcon
  49. Eurasian Hobby
  50. Common Kestrel
  51. 51. Painted Francolin
  52. Grey Francolin
  53. Jungle Bush Quail
  54. Painted Spur fowl
  55. Red Jungle fowl
  56. Indian peafowl
  57. Barred button Common Bustard
  58. Quail
  59. Sarus Crane
  60. White-breasted Water hen
  61. Common Moorhen
  62. Bronze winged Jacana
  63. Greater Painted Snipe
  64. Black-winged Stilt
  65. Eurasian Thick knee
  66. Great Stone Plover
  67. Red wattled Lapwing
  68. Spur winged Lapwing
  69. Yellow-wattled Lapwing
  70. Little Ringed Plover
  71. Lesser Sand Plover
  72. Common Greenshank
  73. Spotted Redshank
  74. Green Sandpiper
  75. Wood Sandpiper
  76. Common Sand piper
  77. Pintail Snipe
  78. Temminck's Stint
  79. Little Stint
  80. River Tern
  1. Black-bellied Tern
  2. Painted Sand grouse
  3. Yellow-footed Green Pigeon
  4. Rock Pigeon
  5. Oriental Turtle Dove
  6. Eurasian Collared Dove
  7. Red Collared Dove
  8. Spotted Dove
  9. Laughing Dove
  10. Emerald Dove
  11. Alexandrine Parakeet
  12. Rose-ringed Parakeet
  13. Plum-headed Parakeet
  14. Pied Cuckoo
  15. Common Hawk Cuckoo
  16. Indian Cuckoo
  17. Eurasian Cuckoo
  18. Grey-bellied Cuckoo
  19. Drongo Cuckoo
  20. Asian Koel
  21. Sirkeer Cuckoo
  22. Crow – pheasant
  23. Collared Scopes Owl
  24. Brown Fish Owl
  25. Jungle Owlet
  26. Brown Hawk Owl
  27. Spotted Owlet
  28. Mottled Wood Owl
  29. Grey Nightjar
  30. India Nightjar
  31. Savanna Nightjar
  32. White rumped Spine tail
  33. House Swift
  34. Crested Tree Swift
  35. Pied Kingfisher
  36. Common Kingfisher
  37. Stork-billed Kingfisher
  38. White-throated Kingfisher
  39. Green Bee-eater
  40. Puff Throat Warbler
  41. Dull Green Leaf Warbler
  42. Blyth's Leaf Warbler
  43. Ruby throat
  44. Blue throat
  45. Oriental Magpie Robin
  46. Black Redstart
  47. Common Stonechat
  48. Pied Bush chat
  49. Grey Bush chat
  50. Indian Robin
  51. Blue capped Rock Thrush
  52. Blue Rock Thrush
  53. Orange-headed ground Thrush
  54. Plain-backed Thrush
  55. Scaly Thrush
  56. Tickell's Thrush
  57. Grey Tit
  58. Chestnut bellied Nuthatch
  59. Spotted Creeper
  60. Olive-backed Pipit
  61. Paddy field Pipit
  62. Tawny Pipit
  63. Long-billed Pipit
  64. Forest Wagtail
  65. Citrine Wagtail
  66. Grey Wagtail
  67. White Wagtail
  68. Large browed Wagtail
  69. Thick billed Flower pecker
  70. Pale-billed Flower pecker
  71. Purple Sunbird
  72. Oriental White-eye
  73. House Sparrow
  74. Chestnut shouldered Petronia
  75. Indian Silver bill
  76. White rumped Munia
  77. Scaly- breasted Munia
  78. Common Rose finch
  79. White capped Bunting
  80. Crested Bunting
  1. Blue-bearded Bee-eater
  2. Indian Roller
  3. Common Hoopoe
  4. Indian Grey Hornbill
  5. Malabar pied hornbill
  6. Brown-headed Barbet
  7. Coppersmith Barbet
  8. Eurasian Wryneck
  9. Rufous Woodpecker
  10. Scaly-bellied Woodpecker
  11. Black-rumped Flame back
  12. Yellow-crowned Woodpecker
  13. Brown-capped Pigmy Woodpecker
  14. White-napped Woodpecker
  15. Indian Pitta
  16. Bengal Bush Lark
  17. Ashy-crowned Sparrow Lark
  18. Rufus tailed Lark
  19. Plain Martin
  20. Eurasian Crag Martin
  21. Dusky Crag Martin
  22. Barn Swallow
  23. Wire-tailed Swallow
  24. Red-rumped Swallow
  25. Bay-backed Shrike
  26. Long-tailed Shrike
  27. Brown Shrike
  28. Eurasian Golden Oriole
  29. Black-hooded Oriole
  30. Black Drongo
  31. Ashy Drongo
  32. White-bellied Drongo
  33. Spangled Drongo
  34. Greater Racket-tailed Drongo
  35. Chestnut-tailed Starling
  36. Brahminy Myna
  37. Rosy Starling
  38. Asian Pied Starling
  39. Common Myna
  40. Rufus Tree pie
  41. House Crow
  42. Large-billed Crow
  43. Common Wood shrike
  44. Large Cuckoo shrike
  45. Black-winged Cuckoo shrike
  46. Black-headed Cuckoo shrike
  47. Long-tailed Minivet
  48. Small Minivet
  49. White-bellied Minivet
  50. Common Iora
  51. Golden-fronted Leaf bird
  52. Blue-winged Leaf bird
  53. Red-vented Bulbul
  54. Puff-throated Babbler
  55. White-browed Scimitar Babbler
  56. Tawny-bellied Babbler
  57. Yellow-eyed Babbler
  58. Jungle Babbler
  59. Quaker Babbler
  60. Asian Brown Flycatcher
  61. Red-throated Flycatcher
  62. White-browed Blue Flycatcher
  63. Tickell's Blue Flycatcher
  64. Verditer Flycatcher
  65. Grey-headed Flycatcher
  66. White-browed Fantail Flycatcher
  67. Paradise Flycatcher
  68. Black-napped Flycatcher
  69. Zitting Cist cola
  70. Grey-breasted Prinia
  71. Jungle Prina
  72. Common Tailorbird
  73. Clamorous Reed Warbler
  74. Blyth's Reed Warbler
  75. Lesser Whitethroat
  76. Common Chiffchaff
  77. Tickell's Leaf Warbler
  78. Sulphur-bellied Warbler
  79. Dusky Leaf Warbler
  80. Yellow browed Leaf Warbler
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