Threatend birds of Sikkim


Common Name Scientific Name Distribution
White-bellied heron Ardea insignisSikkim terai
Oriental storkCiconia boycianaNorth Sikkim
Lesser adjutantLeptophilus javanicusNorth Sikkim
Lesser white fronted gooseAnser erythropus?
Baer's pochardAythya baeriWest Sikkim
Pallas's fishing eagleHaliaetus leucoryphusRungbung
Geater spotted eagleAcquila clanga?
Imperial eagleAcquila heliaca ?
Lesser KestrelFalco naumanniChho Lhamo
Chestnut breasted patridgeAroborophila mandelliiLingtam,belowTendong,near Gangtok
Satyr tragopanTragopan satyraLachen,Lachung,Zemu,Karponang,Menshithang.
Black necked carneGrus nigricollisNorth Sikkim
Wood snipeGallinago nemoricolaEast and North Sikkim
Ward's troganHarpactes WardiDichchu,Singhik,Chung thang,Gangtok
Blyth's KingfisherAlecedo HerculesSikkim teria
Rufousnecked hornbillAceros nipalenis? Teesta Valley
Yello rumped honeyguideIndicator xanthonotus?(1878-79)
Greysided thrushTurdus feaeNorth Sikkim
Rustybellied shortwingBrachypteryx hyperythra Manpur
Nepal wrenbabblerpnoepyga immaculate?
Rufousthroated wren babblerSeplaeornis caudatus?
Slenderbilled babblerTurdoides longirostirs Sikkim terai
Giant babaxBabax waddelliNortheast Sikkim
Blackbreasted parrotbillparadoxornis flavicollis?
Greycrowned priniaPrinia cinereocapillaSikkim foothills
Beautiful nuthatchS.fromosaRangpo

Source:Kanchenjunga Mountain Complex, WWF Nepal Program

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