THAILAND PART THREE:

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SPECIES ACCOUNTS

PART FOUR

 

 

Abbreviations:

 

AY = Ayuthaya & surroundings

KY = Khao Yai NP

DI = Doi Inthanon NP

DCD = Doi Chiang Dao

DAK = Doi Angkhang

TT = Thaton

CS = Chiang Saen

MHS = Mae Hong Son

 

Between brackets are numbers of birds recorded. (h) = heard only

 

 

  1.  

Little Grebe (6)

AY and CS

  1.  

Little Cormorant (20+)

Common around AY

  1.  

Indian Cormorant (2)

AY

  1.  

Lesser whistling-duck (3)

CS

  1.  

Comb Duck (1)

CS

  1.  

Little Egret (50+)

Common AY

  1.  

Intermediate Egret (2)

AY

  1.  

Great Egret (2)

AY & CS

  1.  

Cattle Egret (10)

AY

  1.  

Chinese Pond Heron (40+)

Common: AY, KY, DI, CS, MHS

  1.  

Javan Pond Heron (2)

AY

  1.  

Little Heron (3)

KY, CS

  1.  

Yellow Bittern (2)

TT, CS

  1.  

Cinnamon Bittern (1)

DI

  1.  

Asian Openbill (30+)

Between Bangkok and AY

  1.  

Oriental Honey-buzzard (4)

KY, DI, DAK, TT

  1.  

Black Kite (1)

AY

  1.  

Shikra (2)

KY, MHS

  1.  

Besra (1)

Buatong waterfall

  1.  

Rufous-winged Buzzard (1)

Paradise Spa Resort

  1.  

Black Eagle (1)

DAK

  1.  

Mountain Hawk-eagle (1)

KY (perched closely)

  1.  

White-rumped Falcon (2)

DCD, MHS

  1.  

Rufous-throated Partridge (2)

DI (pair)

  1.  

Red Jungle fowl (4)

KY, DI, DCD, DAK

  1.  

Barred Buttonquail (2)

KY (pair flushed)

  1.  

White-breasted Waterhen (6)

DI, DAK, CS

  1.  

Purple Swamphen (1)

CS

  1.  

Common Moorhen (2)

AY, TT

  1.  

Black-winged Stilt (1)

Fields around Bangkok

  1.  

Oriental Pratincole (4)

AY, TT

  1.  

Small Pratincole (10)

CS

  1.  

Little Ringed Plover (2)

TT, CS

  1.  

Kentish Plover (3)

TT, CS

  1.  

Red-wattled Lapwing (10+)

AY, KY, TT

  1.  

Rock Dove (2)

AY

  1.  

Oriental Turtle-dove (2)

TT

  1.  

Spotted Dove (20+)

Common at AY, KY, DI

  1.  

Red-collared Dove (10+)

AY, TT

  1.  

Barred Cuckoo-dove (1)

DAK

  1.  

Emerald Dove (2)

DI, DCD

  1.  

Peaceful Dove (10+)

AY, KY

  1.  

Mountain Imperial-dove (2)

DCD

  1.  

Red-breasted Parakeet (10+)

KY behind hotel

  1.  

Violet Cuckoo (1)

MHS

  1.  

Drongo Cuckoo (1)

MHS

  1.  

Asian Koel (4)

KY, DI, TT

  1.  

Green-billed Malkoha (7)

KY, DI, DCD, DAK, MHS

  1.  

Greater Coucal (20+)

Common

  1.  

Lesser Coucal (1)

KY

  1.  

Collared Owlet (1)

KY

  1.  

Asian Barred Owlet (3)

KY

  1.  

Spotted Owlet (8)

DI hotel

  1.  

Crested Treeswift (10)

DCD, DAK

  1.  

Himalayan Swiftlet (6)

DI

  1.  

Asian Palm-swift (30+)

AY, KY, DI

  1.  

Fork-tailed Swift (8)

AY

  1.  

Dark-rumped Swift (4)

DAK

  1.  

House Swift (50+)

AY common along river

  1.  

Red-headed Trogon (1)

KY, DI (h)

  1.  

White-throated Kingfisher (10)

DI, TT, MHS

  1.  

Black-capped Kingfisher (1)

MHS

  1.  

Blue-bearded Bee-eater (2)

KY

  1.  

Green Bee-eater (4)

KY, DI

  1.  

Blue-tailed Bee-eater (6)

From train

  1.  

Chestnut-headed Bee-eater (10+)

From train

  1.  

Indian Roller (15+)

AY, KY, DI, MHS

  1.  

Dollarbird (1)

KY

  1.  

Eurasian Hoopoe (2)

DI

  1.  

Oriental Pied-hornbill (6)

KY

  1.  

Great Hornbill (4)

KY

  1.  

Wreathed Hornbill (2)

KY

  1.  

Lineated Barbet (4)

KY

  1.  

Green-eared Barbet (1)

KY

  1.  

Golden-throated Barbet (2)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Blue-throated Barbet (1)

DAK

  1.  

Moustached Barbet (3)

KY

  1.  

Blue-eared Barbet (2)

KY, MHS

  1.  

Coppersmith Barbet (6)

AY, MHS

  1.  

White-browed Piculet (1)

DAK

  1.  

Grey-capped Woodpecker (3)

DI, DCD

  1.  

Stripe-breasted Woodpecker (1)

DAK

  1.  

Long-tailed Broadbill (6)

DI

  1.  

Yellow-bellied Fantail (1)

DI

  1.  

White-throated Fantail (2)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Pied Fantail (1)

AY

  1.  

Black-naped Monarch (4)

DI, DCD

  1.  

Asian Paradise-flycatcher (1)

DCD

  1.  

Black Drongo (10)

AY, TT

  1.  

Ashy Drongo (1)

MHS

  1.  

Spangled Drongo (1)

KY

  1.  

Bronzed Drongo (25+)

Common

  1.  

Lesser Racket-tailed Drongo (3)

KY, DAK

  1.  

Greater Racket-tailed Drongo (4)

KY

  1.  

Grey Treepie (1)

MHS

  1.  

Racket-tailed Treepie (2)

KY, TT

  1.  

Large-billed Crow (1)

On the way to DAK

  1.  

Ashy Woodswallow (50+)

Common in northern lowlands

  1.  

Common Iora (10+)

Fairly common

  1.  

Black-hooded Oriole (3)

DCD, MHS, DI (h)

  1.  

Indochinese Cuckoo-shrike (1)

MHS

  1.  

Small Minivet (2)

MHS

  1.  

Long-tailed Minivet (2)

DAK

  1.  

Short-billed Minivet (2)

DAK

  1.  

Scarlet Minivet (2)

KY, MHS

  1.  

Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrike (6)

DAK, MHS

  1.  

Blue-winged Leafbird (2)

MHS

  1.  

Golden-fronted Leafbird (4)

KY, MHS

  1.  

Orange-bellied Leafbird (2)

DI

  1.  

Brown Shrike (5)

KY, DAK, TT

  1.  

Long-tailed Shrike (2)

KY, DAK

  1.  

Grey-backed Skrike (1)

DI

  1.  

Large Woodshrike (1)

MHS

  1.  

Blue Whistling-trush (8)

DI, DAK

  1.  

White-browed Shortwing (4)

DI summit

  1.  

Asian Pied Starling (2)

AY

  1.  

Black-collared Starling (10+)

DI, TT

  1.  

Common Myna (50+)

Common

  1.  

White-vented Myna (50+)

Common

  1.  

Hill Myna (1)

KY hotel

  1.  

Asian Brown Flycatcher (1)

KY

  1.  

Yellow-rumped Flycatcher (1)

KY

  1.  

White-gorgeted Flycatcher (1)

KY

  1.  

Little Pied Flycatcher (6)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Verditer Flycatcher (1)

DAK

  1.  

Large Niltava (2)

DI

  1.  

Small Niltava (2)

DI

  1.  

Hainan Blue-Flycatcher (1)

DAK

  1.  

Pale-blue Flycather (1)

DI

  1.  

Hill-blue Flycatcher (1)

DCD

  1.  

Tickellís Blue Flycatcher (1)

KY

  1.  

Grey-headed Canary-flycatcher (4)

DCD, DAK

  1.  

Oriental Magpie-robin (20+)

Common

  1.  

White-rumped Shama (2)

KY, DCD

  1.  

Plumbeous Redstart (2)

DAK

  1.  

White-tailed Robin (1)

DAK

  1.  

Slaty-backed Forktail (1)

KY

  1.  

Pied Bushchat (10)

DI, TT, MHS

  1.  

Grey Bushchat (6)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Chestnut-vented Nuthatch (3)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Velvet-fronted Nuthatch (2)

MHS

  1.  

Dusky Crag-Martin (2)

MHS

  1.  

Barn Swallow (30+)

AY, KY

  1.  

Pacific Swallow (6)

AY

  1.  

Wire-tailed Swallow (4)

CS

  1.  

Red-rumped Swallow (10+)

KY, DI

  1.  

Striated Swallow (15+)

DI, MHS

  1.  

Asian Martin (2)

DAK

  1.  

Crested Finchbill (1)

DAK

  1.  

Striated Bulbul (2)

DI

  1.  

Black-headed Bulbul (15+)

KY, DI, DCD

  1.  

Black-crested Bulbul (25+)

KY, DI, DCD, MHS

  1.  

Red-whiskered Bulbul (50+)

KY and common in north

  1.  

Brown-breasted Bulbul (8)

DAK

  1.  

Sooty-headed Bulbul (50+)

Common

  1.  

Stripe-throated Bulbul (6)

KY

  1.  

Flavescent Bulbul (2)

DI

  1.  

Streak-eared Bulbul (10)

AY, DI

  1.  

White-throated Bulbul (2)

MHS

  1.  

Puff-throated Bulbul (2)

KY, DCD

  1.  

Grey-eyed Bulbul (2)

KY, DCD

  1.  

Streaked Bulbul (2)

DAK

  1.  

Mountain Bulbul (6)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Oriental White-eye (4)

DAK

  1.  

Japanese White-eye (15+)

Flock at Doi Suthep

  1.  

Zitting Cisticola (2)

DI

  1.  

Bright-headed Cisticola (2)

DI

  1.  

Hill Prinia (1)

DAK

  1.  

Rufescent Prinia (1)

KY

  1.  

Grey-breasted Prinia (10+)

KY, TT, MHS

  1.  

Yellow-bellied Prinia (6)

TT

  1.  

Plain Prinia (8)

AY, DI, MHS

  1.  

Mountain Tailorbird (2)

DAK

  1.  

Common Tailorbird (10+)

KY, DI, DCD

  1.  

Ashy-throated Warbler (4)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Arctic Warbler (1)

DI

  1.  

Eastern-crowned Warbler (10)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Grey-crowned Warbler (3)

DI

  1.  

White-tealed Leaf-warbler (6)

DI

  1.  

Yellow-bellied Warbler (1)

KY

  1.  

Striated Grassbird (4)

DI, TT

  1.  

White-crested Laughing-thrush (6)

DI

  1.  

Chestnut-crowned Laughing-thrush (8)

DI summit

  1.  

Red-faced Liochichla (1)

DAK

  1.  

Abbotís Babbler (1)

KY

  1.  

Spot-throated Babbler (1)

DAK

  1.  

Puff-throated Babbler (1)

DI

  1.  

Rusty-cheeked Scimitar-babbler (1)

DAK

  1.  

Limestone Wren-babbler (2)

DCD

  1.  

Pygmy Wren-babbler (2)

DI summit

  1.  

Rufous-fronted Babbler (2)

DI

  1.  

Golden Babbler (1)

DAK

  1.  

Striped Tit-babbler (1)

DCD

  1.  

Chestnut-capped Babbler (4)

DI

  1.  

Silver-eared Mesia (10)

DI, DAK

  1.  

White-browed Shrike-babbler (2)

DAK

  1.  

Chestnut-fronted Shrike-babbler (1)

DI

  1.  

Spectacled Barwing (2)

DAK

  1.  

Blue-winged Minla (4)

DAK

  1.  

Chestnut-tailed Minla (10+)

DI

  1.  

Rufous-winged Fulvetta (10)

DI

  1.  

Brown-cheeked Fulvetta (10)

DCD, DAK

  1.  

Grey-cheeked Fulvetta (2)

DI

  1.  

Black-backed Sibia (15+)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Yellow-cheeked Tit (10)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Indochinese Bushlark (2)

Fields north of Chiang Mai

  1.  

Plain-backed Sparrow (2)

KY, DI

  1.  

Eurasian Tree-sparrow (50+)

Common in lowlands

  1.  

White-rumped Munia (6)

KY

  1.  

Scaly-breasted Munia (20+)

AY, DI, TT, CS

  1.  

Paddyfield Pipit (4)

DI, TT

  1.  

Red-throated Pipit (2)

TT

  1.  

Streaked Weaver (2)

KY

  1.  

Baya Weaver (6)

DI

  1.  

Plain Flowerpecker (2)

KY

  1.  

Fire-breasted Flowerpecker (10)

DI, DAK

  1.  

Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker (1)

TT

  1.  

Olive-backed Sunbird (30+)

Common

  1.  

Purple Sunbird (2)

DI, MHS

  1.  

Gouldís Sunbird (1)

DI summit

  1.  

Green-tailed Sunbird (10+)

DI summit

  1.  

Black-throated Sunbird (15+)

Fairly common

  1.  

Little Spiderhunter (6)

DI, DCD

  1.  

Streaked Spiderhunter (3)

DI

  1.  

Black-headed Greenfinch (1)

DAK

  1.  

Spot-winged Grosbeak (2)

DAK

 


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