Category Archives: Birds

  • Black-winged kite

    Posted on October 11, 2015 by Rahul Bagal in Birds, Photography.

    This photo is taken on outskirts of town Akkalkot , near Solapur.  Date : 2nd Oct 2015 Black-winged kite – The black-winged kite (Elanus caeruleus) is a small diurnal bird of prey in the family Accipitridae best known for its habit of hovering over open grasslands in the manner of the much smaller kestrels.  – Wiki

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  • Grey Francolin ( Teetar – तितर)

    Posted on March 6, 2014 by Rahul Bagal in Birds.

    While returning from Bhigwan after bird watching , we saw these Teetar’s fighting on the side of road . There was light traffic on the road but still there of them fighting intensely.  Location : Near Saswad , Pune. I have uploaded the video on youtube http://youtu.be/skx96k-ZffY  

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  • Birds from Jath & Sangli

    Posted on December 30, 2013 by Rahul Bagal in Birds, Photography.

    Above bird is – Black Shouldered Kite (कापशी घार) – I saw it on Sangli – Islampur  road near Ashta. Above one & below two photos are of The Rufous-tailed Lark (Ammomanes phoenicura) also sometimes called the Rufous-tailed Finch-Lark Photo taken at Jath – Sangli district Below is Grey Francolin in Marathi or Hindi it is called […]

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