An updated checklist of birds of Sariska Tiger Reserve, Rajasthan, India

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A. Sultana

Abstract

Surveys were carried out at 10 sites in the buffer and core zones of Sariska Tiger Reserve during 2007-2011. MacKinnon species listing method was used to compile a checklist of birds. A total of 224 bird species was recorded including 36 new records. Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus, Marshall Iora Aegithina nigrolutea, Eurasian Eagle Owl Bubo bubo, Brown-headed Barbet Megalaima zeylanica, Indian Nightjar Caprimulgus asiaticus, Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus, Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis, Red-necked Falcon Falco chicquera, Pheasant-tailed Jacana Hydrophasianus chirurgus, Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus, White-capped Water Redstart Chaimarrornis leucocephalus were some new records. Some important observations are given in detail.

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Sultana, A. 2013. An updated checklist of birds of Sariska Tiger Reserve, Rajasthan, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 5, 13 (Sep. 2013), 4791–4804. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o3215.4791-804.
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