Bird Statistics in India
Number of Bird Species in the World
Number of Bird Species in India
Taxonomy of Birds in India
Number of Endemic Birds of India
Least occurring Bird Species’ in India
Bugun Liocichla – Around 20 individuals known, endemic to Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh.
White-Bellied Heron – Only 50 or so individuals known, best seen at Namdapha Tiger Reserve in Arunachal Pradesh.
Jerdon’s Courser – Around 50 to 200 individuals believed to survive, at Sri Lankamaleshwara Wildlife Sanctuary, Andhra Pradesh.
Recently discovered bird species of India
White-browed Crake – Seen at Maguri Beel, a wetland in Assam, in 2016.
Himalayan Forest Thrush – Seen at Arunachal Pradesh in 2016 in the Himalayas.
Bugun Liocichla – Discovered in 2006, at Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh.