ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Saturday, March 28, 2020

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Birds of Manipur

 

Order               : Coraciifomes

Family             : Upupidae

Species           : Upupa epops

Common name: Common Hoopoe

Local Name     : Chongaraba

*Species identified by Dr. Kh. Shamungou Singh

(drshamungou@gmail.com), an eminent wild life expert of Manipur and expert member of IUCN/SSC/DSG

  

Order               : Passeriformes

Family            :  Zosteropidae

Species          : Zosterops palpebrosa

Common name: Oriental white eye

Local name     : Mitngoubi

*Species identified by Dr. Kh. Shamungou Singh

(drshamungou@gmail.com), an eminent wild life expert of Manipur and expert member of IUCN/SSC/DSG

  

Order                : Passeriformes

Family              : Nectariniidae

Species            : Aethopyga ignicauda

Common name  : Firetailed Sunbird

Local name        : Leihithibi

*Species identified by Dr. Kh. Shamungou Singh

(drshamungou@gmail.com), an eminent wild life expert of Manipur and expert member of IUCN/SSC/DSG

 

 

 

Order                : Passeriformes

Family              : Muscicapidae

Species            : Phylloscopus trochiloides

Common name  : Greenish Leaf Warbler

Local name        : Mongba

*Species identified by Dr. Kh. Shamungou Singh

(drshamungou@gmail.com), an eminent wild life expert of Manipur and expert member of IUCN/SSC/DSG