DNA Faunal Database

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Accipiter trivirgatus
female
Crested Goshawk
Accipitridae
Accipitriformes
2022Oct15 14:39
1 images
Acridotheres tristis
Common Myna
Sturnidae
Passeriformes
2021Dec30 13:36
2 images  | Video
Actitis hypoleucos
Common Sandpiper
Scolopacidae
Charadriiformes
2020Dec21 11:12
7 images
Aegithina tiphia
Common Iora
Aegithinidae
Passeriformes
2023Mar21 09:17
4 images  | Video
Amandava amandava
Red Avadavat; Strawberry Finch
Estrildidae
Passeriformes
2021Dec27 15:35
11 images  | Video
Amandava amandava
Red Avadavat; Strawberry Finch
Estrildidae
Passeriformes
2022Dec22 11:02  | Video
Amaurornis phoenicurus
White-breasted waterhen
Rallidae
Gruiformes
2022Aug11 14:18
3 images
Ammomanes phoenicura
Alaudidae
Passeriformes
2023Jan18 09:56
5 images  | Video
Anas poecilorhyncha
Indian Spot Billed Duck
Anatidae
Anseriformes
2022Sep28 08:44
21 images
Anthus rufulus
Paddyfield Pipit
Motacillidae
Passeriformes
2020Dec18 14:23
4 images
Ardea cinerea
Grey Heron
Ardeidae
Pelecaniformes
2022Jan07 09:20
1 images
Ardeola grayii
Indian Pond Heron
Ardeidae
Pelecaniformes
2023May30 10:11
13 images  | Video
Bubo bengalensis
Indian Eagle Owl
Strigidae
Strigiformes
2022Sep28 12:37
4 images  | Video
Bubulcus ibis
Cattle Egret
Ardeidae
Pelecaniformes
2022Jul19 11:02
13 images  | Video
Burhinus oedicnemus
Eurasian Stone Curlew; Eurasian Thick knee; Simply Stone Curlew
Burhinidae
Charadriiformes
2024Jan08 10:07
6 images  | Video
Buteo rufinus
Long Legged Buzzard
Accipitridae
Accipitriformes
2020Dec17 08:30
2 images
Cacomantis merulinus
Plaintive cuckoo
Cuculidae
Cuculiformes
2022Aug09 09:50
2 images
Calidris ferruginea
Curlew Sandpiper
Scolopacidae
Charadriiformes
2020Nov27 11:59
3 images
Caprimulgus asiaticus
Indian Nightjar
Caprimulgidae
Caprimulgiformes
2021Dec23 20:15
3 images
Caprimulgus indicus
Jungle Nightjar
Caprimulgidae
Caprimulgiformes
2022Apr07 10:21
6 images  | Video
Cecropis cucullata
Greater Striped Swallow
Hirundinidae
Passeriformes
2022Oct15 15:55
5 images  | Video
Cecropis daurica
Red Rumped Swallow
Hirundinidae
Passeriformes
2022Apr27 18:26
9 images  | Video
Centropus sinensis
Greater Coucal
Cuculidae
Cuculiformes
2022Jan02 10:37
2 images
Ciconia episcopus
Ciconiidae
Ciconiiformes
2022Dec17 12:54
4 images
Cinnyris asiaticus
Purple Sunbrid
Nectariniidae
Passeriformes
2022Oct15 16:04
12 images  | Video
Cinnyris jugularis
female
Olive Backed Sunbird; Yellow Bellied Sunbird
Nectariniidae
Passeriformes
2020Dec15 16:24
4 images
Cinnyris lotenius
Loten''s Sunbird
Nectariniidae
Passeriformes
2022Jan03 15:10
7 images  | Video
Clamator jacobinus
Jacobin Cuckoo
Cuculidae
Cuculiformes
2022Jun29 16:44
8 images  | Video
Columba livia
Rock Pigeon; Oriental Roller
Columbidae
Columbiformes
2022Mar03 15:28
7 images  | Video
Coracias benghalensis
India Roller
Coraciidae
Coraciiformes
2013Aug31 15:20
3 images
Corvus splendens
House crow; Indian Greynecked; Ceylon; Colombo Crow
Corvidae
Passeriformes
2022Aug23 14:57
2 images
Cyornis tickelliae
Tickell''s Blue Flycatcher
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2020Dec21 08:49
2 images
Dendrocygna javanica
Lesser Whistling Duck; Indian Whistling Duck; Lesser Whistling Teal
Anatidae
Anseriformes
2022Jul30 09:00
8 images
Dicrurus macrocercus
Black Drongo
Dicruridae
Passeriformes
2022Nov26 09:49
4 images  | Video
Ducula melanochroa
Columbidae
Columbiformes
2022May13 08:18
2 images  | Video
Dumetia hyperythra
Tawny Bellied Babbler
Timaliidae
Passeriformes
2022Aug22 16:08
5 images
Egretta garzetta
Little Egret
Ardeidae
Pelecaniformes
2021Dec15 11:28
2 images
Elanus caeruleus
Black Winged Kite
Accipitridae
Accipitriformes
2023Jun03 16:33
10 images  | Video
Eremopterix griseus
male
Ashy Crowned Sparrow Lark
Alaudidae
Passeriformes
2021Dec23 16:15
9 images  | Video
Eremopterix griseus
female
Ashy Crowned Sparrow Lark
Alaudidae
Passeriformes
2022Apr30 08:59  | Video
Eudynamys scolopaceus
male
Asian Koel
Cuculidae
Cuculiformes
2022Mar31 07:00
14 images  | Video
Eudynamys scolopaceus
female
Asian Koel
Cuculidae
Cuculiformes
2022Mar31 06:58  | Video
Euodice malabarica
Indian Silverbill; White Throated Munia
Estrildidae
Passeriformes
2022Oct25 09:15
14 images  | Video
Falco tinnunculus
Common Kestrel
Falconidae
Falconiformes
2021Feb09 16:27
1 images
Francolinus pictus
Painted Francolin
Phasianidae
Galliformes
2021Dec30 07:42
7 images  | Video
Francolinus pondicerianus
Phasianidae
Galliformes
2023May10 17:17
6 images  | Video
Gallinula chloropus
Eurasian Moorhen; Indian Moorhen
Rallidae
Gruiformes
2022Sep22 08:58
6 images  | Video
Galloperdix lunulata
Red Spurfowl
Phasianidae
Galliformes
2022Jan05 10:39
1 images
Gracupica contra
Sturnidae
Passeriformes
2023Mar20 17:32
3 images
Halcyon smyrnensis
White Throated Kingfisher
Alcedinidae
Coraciiformes
2020Nov18 16:21
12 images  | Video
Himantopus himantopus
Black Winged Stilt
Recurvirostridae
Charadriiformes
2021Nov23 10:22
2 images
Lanius vittatus
Bay Backed Shrike
Laniidae
Passeriformes
2024Jan17 16:04
13 images  | Video
Leptocoma zeylonica
Purple Rumped Sunbird
Nectariniidae
Passeriformes
2022Jan03 15:11
5 images  | Video
Lonchura punctulata
Scaly Breasted Munia; Spotted Munia
Estrildidae
Passeriformes
2020Dec21 08:39
5 images  | Video
Lymnocryptes minimus
Jack Snipe
Scolopacidae
Charadriiformes
2022Mar19 11:13
2 images
Melaenornis microrhynchus
African Grey Flycatcher; Grayish Flycatcher; Large Flycatcher
2024Feb15 11:44
8 images
Merops orientalis
Green Bee Eater
Meropidae
Coraciiformes
2020Dec07 15:09
15 images  | Video
Microcarbo niger
Little Cormorant
Phalacrocoracidae
Suliformes
2021Dec27 09:58
1 images
Mirafra erythroptera
Indian Bush Lark
Alaudidae
Passeriformes
2022Nov01 15:26
5 images  | Video
Monticola solitarius
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2024Jan08 15:34
2 images
Motacilla maderaspatensis
White Browed Wagtail
Motacillidae
Passeriformes
2020Nov27 14:53
11 images  | Video
Orthotomus sutorius
Common Tailorbird
Cisticolidae
Passeriformes
2022Jul06 08:40
2 images
Pastor roseus
Rosy starling
Sturnidae
Passeriformes
2022Nov26 07:48
6 images
Pavo cristatus
male
Indian Peafowl
Phasianidae
Galliformes
2022Jan13 09:40
35 images  | Video
Pavo cristatus
female
Indian Peafowl
Phasianidae
Galliformes
2018Jan31 08:21  | Video
Pericrocotus cinnamomeus
Small Minivet; Small Passerine Bird
Campephagidae
Passeriformes
2022Oct04 15:09
3 images
Phalacrocorax carbo
Great Cormorant
Phalacrocoracidae
Suliformes
2020Dec03 08:55
5 images
Phoenicurus ochruros
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2023Jan09 09:59
2 images
Ploceus philippinus
male
Baya Weaver
Ploceidae
Passeriformes
2021Jun01 07:27
28 images  | Video
Ploceus philippinus
female
Baya Weaver
Ploceidae
Passeriformes
2022Feb03 09:58  | Video
Prinia hodgsonii
Grey Breasted Prinia; Franklin''s Prinia
Cisticolidae
Passeriformes
2022Aug22 16:26
2 images  | Video
Prinia socialis
Cisticolidae
Passeriformes
2021Dec31 08:09
4 images
Prinia sylvatica
Jungle Prinia
Cisticolidae
Passeriformes
2022Feb04 15:07
9 images  | Video
Pseudibis papillosa
Red Naped Ibis
Threskiornithidae
Pelecaniformes
2018Mar05 17:03
1 images
Psilopogon haemacephalus
Coppersmith Barbet
Megalaimidae
Piciformes
2022Mar29 15:48
6 images  | Video
Psittacula krameri
Rose Ringed Parakeet
Psittacidae
Psittaciformes
2023Feb28 16:52
7 images
Pycnonotus cafer
Red Vented Bulbul
Pycnonotidae
Passeriformes
2020Dec21 08:56
13 images  | Video
Pycnonotus luteolus
Pycnonotidae
Passeriformes
2023Jan28 15:50
2 images
Rhopodytes viridirostris
Blue Faced Malkoha
Cuculidae
Cuculiformes
2021Dec31 08:29
3 images
Saxicola caprata
Pied Bush Chat
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2022Jan08 14:41
10 images
Saxicola maurus
male
Siberian Stonechat
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2019Dec05 15:09
5 images
Saxicola maurus
female
Siberian Stonechat
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2022Jan28 15:21
Saxicoloides fulicatus
male
Indian Robin
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2022Feb15 16:41
14 images  | Video
Saxicoloides fulicatus
female
Indian Robin
Muscicapidae
Passeriformes
2021Dec27 09:30  | Video
Streptopelia decaocto
Eurasian Collared Dove
Columbidae
Columbiformes
2022Aug04 07:25
11 images
Streptopelia senegalensis
Laughing Dove
Columbidae
Columbiformes
2019Apr26 09:05
14 images  | Video
Sturnia malabarica
Chestnut Tailed Starling
Sturnidae
Passeriformes
2018Oct04 10:57
1 images
Sturnia pagodarum
Brahminy Myna; Brahminy Starling
Sturnidae
Passeriformes
2024Feb14 16:47
11 images
Taccocua leschenaultii
Sirkeer Malkoha
Cuculidae
Cuculiformes
2022Apr08 15:29
3 images  | Video
Tachybaptus ruficollis
Little Grebe
Podicipedidae
Podicipediformes
2020Nov01 16:16
7 images  | Video
Terpsiphone paradisi
Indian Paradise Flycatcher
Monarchidae
Passeriformes
2022Sep27 06:42
3 images
Threskiornis melanocephalus
Black Headed Ibis
Threskiornithidae
Pelecaniformes
2021Oct29 11:06
7 images
Turdoides affinis
Leiothrichidae
Passeriformes
2022Oct26 15:34
4 images
Turdoides caudata
Common Babbler
Leiothrichidae
Passeriformes
2023Feb22 16:48
6 images  | Video
Turdoides striata
Jungle Babbler
Leiothrichidae
Passeriformes
2021Feb06 08:28
3 images
Turnix suscitator
Turnicidae
Charadriiformes
2023Mar18 07:38
2 images  | Video
Tyto alba
Barn Owl
Tytonidae
Strigiformes
2021Feb02 10:45
4 images
Upupa epops
Common Hoopoe
Upupidae
Bucerotiformes
2020Dec17 17:41
7 images  | Video
Vanellus indicus
Red Wattled Lapwing
Charadriidae
Charadriiformes
2022Apr28 07:14
12 images
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