Rallidae

Black-tailed Crake /Elwe/s crake Zapornia bicolor

Black-tailed Crake /Elwe/s crake Zapornia bicolor

Local Name:

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


Images

Poor quality image

©Chiranjib Dutta
Mirik, Darjeeling, 14/04/2014

View More »

Videos

Audio

Common Coot/Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

Common Coot/Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

Local Name: Jal Kukkut/Karandab (Bangla), Dasari/Dasarni/Aari/Khuskul/Thekari (Hindi)

IUCN threatened Category:


Images

Adult

©Subhajit Roy
Kulia, Kolkata, North 24 Parganas, 18/12/2014

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Chittaranjan, Paschim Bardhaman, 15/01/2015

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Chittaranjan, Paschim Bardhaman, 15/01/2015

©Subhadeep Saha
Durgapur Barrage, Paschim Bardhaman, 05/12/2018

View More »

Videos

Audio

Common Moorhen/ Eurasian Moorhen/ Indian Moorhen Gallinula chloropus

Common Moorhen/ Eurasian Moorhen/ Indian Moorhen Gallinula chloropus

Local Name: Jolmurgi (Bangla)

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


Images

Adult

©Subhajit Roy
Banabitan, Kolkata, 21/05/2016

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 19/11/2015

Juvenile

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Chittaranjan, Paschim Bardhaman, 21/08/2015

View More »

Videos

Audio

©Sagar Adhurya
Ambuja Wetland, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 22/05/2014

Purple Swamphen/Grey-headed Swamphen/Purple Moorhen Porphyrio porphyrio

Purple Swamphen/Grey-headed Swamphen/Purple Moorhen Porphyrio porphyrio

Local Name: কায়েম/কামপাখি (Bangla)

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


Images

Adult

©Subhajit Roy
Durgapur Barrage, Bankura, 22/11/2015

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Chittaranjan, Paschim Bardhaman, 21/08/2015

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Chittaranjan, Paschim Bardhaman, 27/02/2014

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Chittaranjan, Paschim Bardhaman, 15/01/2015

View More »

Videos

Grey-headed swamphen (Porphyrio poliocephalus).

©Kaustav Khan
Shyamkhola, South 24 Parganas, West Beng, South 24 Paraganas, 20/04/2019

Audio

Slaty-breasted Rail/Blue-breasted Banded Rail Lewinia striata

Slaty-breasted Rail/Blue-breasted Banded Rail Lewinia striata

Local Name:

IUCN threatened Category:


Images

Adult

©Suvamoy Panja
Udichi Park, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 07/08/2018

View More »

Videos

Searching for food, Slaty-breasted rail, in habitat.

©Kaustav Khan
Baruipur, West Bengal, India., South 24 Paraganas, 23/03/2019

Audio

Watercock Gallicrex cinerea

Watercock Gallicrex cinerea

Local Name: Kora/Jal Morag (Bangla)

IUCN threatened Category:


Images

Adult Male

©Milan Kanti Mandal
Andal, Paschim Bardhaman, 15/07/2018

View More »

Videos

Audio

White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus

White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus

Local Name: Dahuk(Bangla), Jalmurgi(Hindi)

IUCN threatened Category:


Images

-

©Uma Dutta
Ranapratap, durgapur , Paschim Bardhaman, 23/12/2019

Adult

©Saikat Adhurya
Fuljhore, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 20/03/2015

Adult

©Subhajit Roy
Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Botanical Garden , Howrah/Haora, 29/06/2018

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 18/07/2015

View More »

Videos

Audio

©Saikat Adhurya
Fuljhore, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 02/06/2014