The green bee-eater (merops orientalis).. as the name suggests is a bee eater found in across in India. Green in colour with tinged blue especially on the chin and throat, the crown is tinged with golden rufous with black beak and fine black line that runs in front and behind the eye..
A member of the Bulbul family, the Red-Whiskered Bulbul also known as the Crested Bulbul, is a passerine bird found in Asia. It feeds on fruits and small insects.Continue reading “The Red-Whiskered Bulbul”
The last time I visited Chennai was when I was 5, so after a couple of decades I was all set to explore and create memories for a lifetime.
One of the most common of the bulbuls in the regions. With a red ear patch, a red tail covert and pointed black crest. The Red Whiskered Bulbul feeds on fruits and insects Continue reading “Red Whiskered Bulbul”
I find my self so fortunate to see such birds nearly every single day in the vicinity of my residence.. Found this one seated on the mango tree. Not quite sure about what species of bird it is though.
However if anyone has come across this one could leave a comment and let me know..