Saxicolini

Pied Bushchat

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Saxicola caprata
Nepali Name: काले झ्याप्सी (Kaale Jhyapsi)

Pied Bushchat
Bagheswori, Bhaktapur, Nepal. ~1,400m. 21 January 2017. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.
Pied Bushchat
Pied Bushchat. Bagheswori, Bhaktapur, Nepal. ~1,400m. 18 May 2019. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

Plumbeous Water Redstart

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Rhyacornis fuliginosus
Nepali name: निलाम्बर जलखञ्जरी (Nilambar Jalkhanjari)

Notes:
Highly territorial.

Asian Stonechat (Common Stonechat)

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Saxicola maurus
Nepali Name: झेकझेक झ्यापसी (Jhekjhek Jhyapsi)

Blue-fronted Redstart

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Phoenicurcus frontalis
Nepali Name: निलटाउके खञ्जरी (Niltauke Khanjari)

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Blue-fronted Redstart. Shivapuri, Kathmandu, Nepal. ~1,800m. 25 March, 2017. Photo: Sadeep Dangol
Blue-fronted Redstart
Lobuche (Everest Base Camp Trek), Solukhumbu, Nepal. 4,930m. 25 May, 2014. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

Notes:
1. Rather common altitudinal migrant.

Oriental Magpie Robin

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Copsychus saularis
Nepali name: धोबिनी चरा (Dhobini Chara)

Notes:
1. Highly territorial. Reacts strongly to the use of playback.
2. Rather versatile bird, lives both around human habitation and dense forests.
3. Interesting article on the territorial behavior of this bird can be found here.