Avifaunal diversity in the scrub forest of Sri Lankamalleswara Wildlife Sanctuary, Andhra Pradesh, India

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Sumant Mali
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1512-6680
Chelmala Srinivasulu
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4331-8580
Asad R. Rahmani
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2011-5115

Abstract

A total of 115 bird species belonging to 47 families were recorded in the scrub forests of the Sri Lankamalleswara Wildlife Sanctuary, Andhra Pradesh, India in a survey carried out from May 2014 to April 2015.  Of these, 107 species were resident and nine species were resident migrants. The scrub forests of peninsular India are equally important as other habitats for avifaunal assemblages.

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Mali, S., Srinivasulu, C. and Rahmani, A.R. 2017. Avifaunal diversity in the scrub forest of Sri Lankamalleswara Wildlife Sanctuary, Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 9, 9 (Sep. 2017), 10679–10691. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.2720.9.9.10679-10691.
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Sumant Mali, Bombay Natural History Society, Hornbill House, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Road, Opp. Lion Gate, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001, India

Bombay Natural History Society

Chelmala Srinivasulu, Natural History Museum and Wildlife Biology & Taxonomy Lab, Department of Zoology, University College of Science, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana 500007, India Systematics, Ecology & Conservation Laboratory, Zoo Outreach Organization (ZOO), No 12, Thiruvannamalai Nagar, Saravanampatti-Kalapatti Road, Saravanampatti, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641035, India

Assistant Professor

Department of Zoology

Asad R. Rahmani, Bombay Natural History Society, Hornbill House, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Road, Opp. Lion Gate, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001, India

Bombay Natural History Society, India

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