Nepali Name: मोरङ्गी चील (Morangi Cheel)
1. Observed hunting from a perch during the current visit but does hunt on the wing.
Nepali Name: टिमटिमा (Timtimaa)
Nepali Name: मधुहा Madhuha
1. Despite its name it has none of the behavior of the buzzards well except perhaps it has variable plumage.
Nepali Name: नीलतुथे अर्जुनक Niltuthe Arjunak
1. The prettiest bird that heralds the coming of summer in Kathmandu. Goes to lower altitudes and southern India during the winters.
2. Evidently they get their color from the structure of the feathers rather than pigments. See: http://www.theguardian.com/science/grrlscientist/2011/dec/17/4
3. Unlike other flycatchers it changes posts rather frequently during its aerial forays.
4. Reacts to playback.
Nepali Name: मुसे लेकचरी (Muse Lekchari)
Nepali Name: कटुसटाउके तोरीगाँडा Katustauke Toriganda
Nepali Name:बेल्चाठूँडे हाँस Belcha Thude Haans