156 results found


Dec 29 2012
adult
Hunting in the early morning at Nanoli in the countryside east of Bombay. At first I thought it was a Sparrowhawk, but the light colour, lack of tail bands and minimal barring above the legs points to Shikra.
Jan 15 2013
Jan 6 2013
adult
Seen at the Thattekad Sanctuary, Kerala, India.
Jan 12 2013
Jan 6 2013
Seen in the old-growth forest of the Thattekad Bird Sanctuary outside near Kothamangalam, Kerala, India. This bird is slightly smaller than the Greater Flameback, and has a black neck.
Jan 12 2013
Jan 6 2013
female
This bird was exceptionally well camouflaged in the understory. Seen at Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Kerala, India.
Jan 11 2013
Jan 6 2013
male
To the surprise of the park guide, a Heart-spotted Woodpecker flew in while we were watching a Common Flameback. He hadn't seen this bird in awhile. Seen in the Thattekad Bird Sanctuary outside near Kothamangalam, Kerala, India.
Jan 11 2013
Jan 6 2013
Seen in the old-growth forest of the Thattekad Bird Sanctuary near Kothamangalam, Kerala, India.
Jan 11 2013