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  • Title
    First record of Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus (Falconiformes: Accipitridae) from southern Rajasthan, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Vultures belong to the important scavenger group of birds. The population of which is fast declining. They have gained lot of attention of bird watchers during past few years. Present reporting in the first record of Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus from Ubeshwar, a pilgrim place near Udaipur City in south Rajasthan.
    Attribution
    Shekhawat D.S., Bhatnagar C., Koli V.K., Agarwal S. (2014). Journal of Threatened Taxa 4(6) pp. 5675-5676; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o3432.5675-6
  • Title
    Preliminary observations on avifauna of the Jai Prakash Narayan Bird Sanctuary (Suraha Tal Lake), Ballia, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    The present paper deals with the avifauna of the Jai Prakash Narayan Bird Sanctuary in the Suraha Tal Lake, one of the largest flood plain wetlands in eastern Uttar Pradesh. The study was conducted between August 2002 and July 2004. During the survey, a total of 91 birds representing 32 avian families were recorded. Of them 59% are resident, 23% are seasonal migrant and the remaining 18% species are local migrant.
    Attribution
    Srivastava P.K., Srivastava S.J. (2012). Journal of Threatened Taxa 7(4) pp. 2727-2732; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o2042.2727-32