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Common Buzzard

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Buteo buteo
Nepali Name: श्यनबाज (Shyan Baaz)

Common Buzzard
Bagheswori, Bhaktapur, Nepal. ~1,400m. 21 January 2017. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

Bronzed Drongo

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Dicrurus aeneus
Nepali Name: सानो  चिबे (Sano Chibe)

Yellow-bellied Fantail

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Chelidorhynx hypoxantha
Nepali Name: पहेँलो मारुनीचरी (Pahelo Marunichari)

Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker

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Dendrocopos macei
Nepali Name: काष्ठकूट (Kasthakoot)

Plumbeous Water Redstart

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Rhyacornis fuliginosus
Nepali name: निलाम्बर जलखञ्जरी (Nilambar Jalkhanjari)

Notes:
Highly territorial.

Large Cuckooshrike

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Coracina macei
Nepali Name: लटुशक विरहीचरी (Latusak Birahichari)

Upland Pipit

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Anthus sylvanus
Nepali Name:

Upland Pipit
Chobhar, Kathmandu, Nepal. 1270m. 5 November, 2016. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

Bonelli’s Eagle

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Aquila fasciata
Nepali Name: मोरङ्गी चील (Morangi Cheel)

Notes:
1. Observed hunting from a perch during the current visit but does hunt on the wing.

Common Greenshank

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Tringa nebularia
Nepali Name: टिमटिमा (Timtimaa)

Oriental Honey-Buzzard

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Pernis ptilorhyncus
Nepali Name: मधुहा Madhuha

Notes:
1. Despite its name it has none of the behavior of the buzzards well except perhaps it has variable plumage.