The Sussex Wildlifer

Birding Southern India Karnataka, Tamil Nadu & Kerala 2015


Crested Hawk Eagle Nisaetus cirrhatus Nagarhole Tiger Reserve photo image Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela melanotis Nagarhole Tiger Reserve photo image Sri Lankan Frogmouth Batrachostomus moniliger Thattekkad Forest Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus Nagarhole Tiger Reserve photo image Greater Racquet-tailed Drongo Dicrurus paradiseus Nagarhole Tiger Reserve photo image
Crested Hawk Eagle
Nisaetus cirrhatus
Nagarhole Tiger Reserve
Crested Serpent Eagle
Spilornis cheela melanotis
Nagahole Tiger Reserve
Sri Lankan Frogmouth
Batrachostomus moniliger
Thattekkad Forest
Forest Wagtail
Dendronanthus indicus
Nagarhole Tiger Reserve
Gtr Racket-tailed Drongo
Dicrurus paradiseus
Nagarhole Tiger Reserve
Grey Jungle Fowl Gallus sonneratii Nagarhole Tiger Reserve photo image Juvenile Crested Hawk-eagle Nisaetus cirrhatus Nagarhole Tiger Reserve photo image Black-shouldered Kite Elanus axillaris Himavad Gopalaswamy Betta Temple Bandipur photo image Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans Bandipur National Park photo image Black Ibis Pseudibis papillosa Bandipur National Park photo image
Grey Jungle Fowl
Gallus sonneratii
Nagarhole Tiger Reserve
Crested Hawk Eagle juv.
Nisaetus cirrhatus
Nagarhole Tiger Reserve
Black-shouldered Kite
Elanus axillaris
Himavad Gopalaswamy Betta Temple Bandipur
Asian Openbill
Anastomus oscitans
Bandipur National Park
Black Ibis
Pseudibis papillosa
Bandipur National Park
Brahminy Starlings Sturnus pagodarum Bandipur National Park photo image Streak-throated Woodpecker Picus xanthopygaeus Jungle Hut at Mudumalai India photo image Yellow-crowned Woodpecker Dendrocopos mahrattensis Jungle Hut at Mudumalai India photo image Indian Nightjar Caprimulgus asiaticus Jungle Hut at Mudulamai India photo image Streak-throated Woodpecker Picus xanthopygaeus Jungle Hut at Mudumalai India photo image
Brahminy Starlings
Sturnus pagodarum
Bandipur National Park
Streak-throated Woodpecker
Picus xanthopygaeus
Jungle Hut at Mudumalai
Yellow-crowned Woodpecker
Dendrocopos mahrattensis
Jungle Hut at Mudumalai
Indian Nightjar
Caprimulgus asiaticus
Jungle Hut at Mudumalai
Streak-throated Woodpecker
Picus xanthopygaeus
Jungle Hut at Mudumalai
Malabar Whistling Thrush Myophonus horsfieldii en route to Thattekkad photo image Great Hornbill Buceros bicornis Stanmore Villa at Valparai Chestnut-headed Bee-eater Merops leschenaulti Western Ghats photo image White-bellied Woodpecker Dryocopus javensis Thattekkad Forest India photo image OrientalScops Owl rufous form Otus sunia Thattekkad Forest India photo image
Malabar Whistling Thrush
Myophonus horsfieldii
en route to Thattekkad
Great Hornbill
Buceros bicornis
Stanmore Villa at Valparai
Chestnut-headed
Bee-eater
Merops leschenaulti
In the Western Ghats
White-bellied Woodpecker
Dryocopus javensis
Thattekkad Forest
Oriental Scops Owl
rufous morph
Otus sunia
Thattekkad Forest
Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus fuscicaudatus Olive Brook at Munnar photo image   Nilgiri Thrush Anthus nilghiriensis Western Ghats photo image   Black Eagle Ictinaetus malayensis perniger Western Ghats India photo image
Red-whiskered Bulbul
Pycnonotus jocosus fuscicaudatus
Olive Brook at Munnar
  Nilgiri Pipit
Anthus nilghiriensis
In the Western Ghats
  Black Eagle
Ictinaetus malayensis perniger
In the Western Ghats