Family: Phasianidae

Animalia > Chordata > Vertebrata > Aves > Galliformes > Phasianidae

Scientific Name: Arborophila mandellii Hume, 1874
Common Name: Chestnut-breasted Hill Partridge / Chestnut-breasted Partridge
Scientific Name: Arborophila mandellii Hume, 1874
Common Name: Chestnut-breasted Hill Partridge / Chestnut-breasted Partridge

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Adult

©Sunil Dete
Lava, Kalimpong, 24/12/2016

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Scientific Name: Arborophila rufogularis (Blyth, 1849)
Common Name: Rufous-throated Hill Partridge / Rufous-throated Partridge
Scientific Name: Arborophila rufogularis (Blyth, 1849)
Common Name: Rufous-throated Hill Partridge / Rufous-throated Partridge

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Male

©Anirban Patra
Buxa Tiger Reserve, Alipurduar, 16/04/2018

©Biswapriya Rahut
Buxa Hill Forest, Alipurduar, 11/05/2013

©Biswapriya Rahut
Buxa Hill Forest, Alipurduar, 11/05/2013

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©Ben F King
Lolaygaon Forest, Kalimpong, 19/04/1982

Scientific Name: Arborophila torqueola (Valenciennes, 1825)
Common Name: Common Hill Partridge / Hill Partridge
Scientific Name: Arborophila torqueola (Valenciennes, 1825)
Common Name: Common Hill Partridge / Hill Partridge

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Female

©Chandramouli Ganguly
Neora Valley NP, Kalimpong, 12/02/2019

Male

©Sahana M
Neora Valley NP, Kalimpong, 02/05/2019

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Song

©Ajay
Montane Forest, Latpanchor, Darjeeling, 05/03/2020

©Dibyendu Ash
Latpanchor, Darjeeling, 01/04/2017

Scientific Name: Coturnix coturnix Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Common Quail / Grey Quail
Scientific Name: Coturnix coturnix Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Common Quail / Grey Quail

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©Rajdeep Mitra
Teesta Spar, Jalpaiguri, 18/11/2018

Adult

©Sandipan Das
Belur Math, Howrah/Haora, 18/12/2018

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Scientific Name: Francolinus francolinus Linnaeus, 1766
Common Name: Black Francolin
Scientific Name: Francolinus francolinus Linnaeus, 1766
Common Name: Black Francolin

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Adult Male

©Sankha Adhikari
Aiho, Malda/Maldah, 06/08/2017

Adult Male

©Kallol Majumder
Malda, Malda/Maldah, 24/04/2016

Adult Male

©Paresh Das
Kharagpur, Paschim Medinipur/West Midnapore, 09/08/2019

Adult Female

©Ambar Chakraborty
Borshul, Purba Bardhaman, 26/06/2017

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©Sandeep Biswas
Jaldapara NP, Alipurduar, 12/04/2013

Scientific Name: Francolinus pondicerianus J.F. Gmelin, 1789
Common Name: Grey Francolin/Grey Partridge
Scientific Name: Francolinus pondicerianus J.F. Gmelin, 1789
Common Name: Grey Francolin/Grey Partridge

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Adult

©AMAR KUMAR NAYAK
Andal Aerodrome, Paschim Bardhaman, 24/08/2021

Adult

©Saikat Adhurya
Shankarpur, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 23/10/2017

Adult

©Biswarup Mandal
Jhargram Outskirts, Jhargram, 31/05/2016

Pair

©RAKESH SINGHA DEV
Baikunthapur, Salboni Block, Paschim Medinipur/West Midnapore, 23/03/2020

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©Sagar Adhurya
Andal Old Aerofield, Paschim Bardhaman, 17/06/2014

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©Sandip Das
Bishnupur Arambagh - Bishnupur - Patrasa, Bankura, 22/10/2019

Scientific Name: Galloperdix lunulata Valenciennes, 1825
Common Name: Painted Spurfowl
Scientific Name: Galloperdix lunulata Valenciennes, 1825
Common Name: Painted Spurfowl

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Male and female

©Arabinda Pal
Biharinath hill, bankura, Bankura, 30/06/2019

Adult Female

©Debarnab Sen
Saltora, Bankura, 28/04/2019

Couple

©Debarnab Sen
Saltora, Bankura, 28/04/2019

Adult Female

©Debarnab Sen
Saltora, Bankura, 28/04/2019

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Scientific Name: Gallus gallus
Common Name: Red Junglefowl
Scientific Name: Gallus gallus
Common Name: Red Junglefowl

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Adult Female

©Sourav Maiti
Jayanti, Alipurduar, 15/10/2016

©Tanmoy Das Gupta
Buxa Tiger Reserve, Alipurduar, 03/02/2018

Adult Female

©Praveen Kumar
Murti Forest, Jalpaiguri, 12/11/2019

Male

©Praveen Kumar
Murti Forest, Jalpaiguri, 07/04/2019

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©Sandip Das
Lalbandh Lake Side Road, Bishnupur, West, Bankura, 21/03/2020

Scientific Name: Ithaginis cruentus (Hardwicke, 1821)
Common Name: Blood Pheasant
Scientific Name: Ithaginis cruentus (Hardwicke, 1821)
Common Name: Blood Pheasant

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Adult male, cruentus subspecies

©Rejaul Karim
Sandakphu, Darjeeling, 29/03/2017

Adult Male, <i>cruentus</i> subspecies

©Ateeb Hussain
Singalila NP, Darjeeling, 15/05/2013

Adult Male, <i>cruentus</i> subspecies

©Risav Pal
Singalila National Park, Darjeeling, 15/03/2017

©Suraj Gurung
Sandakfu treking route, Darjeeling, 03/05/2019

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Scientific Name: Lophura leucomelanos Latham, 1790
Common Name: Kalij Pheasant / Kaleej Pheasant
Scientific Name: Lophura leucomelanos Latham, 1790
Common Name: Kalij Pheasant / Kaleej Pheasant

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Adult Male

©Preetam Roy
Mahananda WLS, Darjeeling, 30/04/2018

Adult male

©Supratim Mukherjee
Singalila NP, Darjeeling, 30/10/2019

©Sandip Das
Buxa Hill Forest, Jalpaiguri, 24/01/2015

Adult Male

©Bikram Naskar
Gorumara National Park, Jalpaiguri, 11/05/2015

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©David Farrow
Lava, Kalimpong, 06/01/2001

Scientific Name: Pavo cristatus Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Indian Peafowl
Scientific Name: Pavo cristatus Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Indian Peafowl

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Male

©Soumitra Giri
Deer park, Jhargram, 01/05/2013

Adult Male

©DR.MRIGANKA BHANGAR
Jaldapara, Alipurduar, 10/07/2015

Adult male

©Madhurima Banerjee
Lataguri, Jalpaiguri, 04/11/2017

Territorial fighting between adult males

©Punyabrata Barma
Buxa Tiger Reserve, Alipurduar, 15/12/2017

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Scientific Name: Perdicula asiatica (Latham, 1790)
Common Name: Jungle Bush Quail
Scientific Name: Perdicula asiatica (Latham, 1790)
Common Name: Jungle Bush Quail

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Female

©Adarsha Mukherjee
Ajodhya hill, Purulia, 16/09/2020

Adult Male

©Prosenjit Singha Deo
Jhalda, Purulia, 17/09/2015

Right Female, rest are male

©Milan Kanti Mandal
Durgapur-Faridpur Block, Paschim Bardhaman, 26/08/2018

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Scientific Name: Synoicus chinensis Linnaeus, 1766
Common Name: Blue-breasted Quail / King Quail / Asian Blue Quail
Scientific Name: Synoicus chinensis Linnaeus, 1766
Common Name: Blue-breasted Quail / King Quail / Asian Blue Quail

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Females

©Samajit Mandal
Arambag-Ghatal Road, Paschim Medinipur/West Midnapore, 04/02/2020

Blue Breasted Quail - Synoicus chinensis

©Prasenjit Bhattacharjee
Baruipur, South 24 Parganas, 14/07/2019

Blue Breasted Quail - Synoicus chinensis

©Prasenjit Bhattacharjee
Baruipur, South 24 Parganas, 14/07/2019

Adult Female

©Aniruddha Roy
Baruipur, Jalpaiguri, 15/07/2019

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Scientific Name: Tragopan satyra Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Satyr Tragopan
Scientific Name: Tragopan satyra Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Satyr Tragopan

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Adult Male

©Sandip Das
Meghma, Darjeeling, 13/08/2018

Female with juvenile

©Avinash Rai
Palmajua, Darjeeling, 15/07/2014

Adult Male

©Soumen Kumar Manna
Neora Valley Forest, Kalimpong, 25/09/2019

Satyr Tragopan female

©Sumanta Pramanick
Gairibas, Darjeeling, 28/04/2018

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Song

©Ashwin Viswanathan
Neora Valley NP, Kalimpong, 21/04/2019

Song

©Ashwin Viswanathan
Neora Valley NP, Kalimpong, 21/04/2019