Wildlife

Winged wonders of eastern Himalaya

The snow partridge (Lerwa lerwa). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Mountain scops owl (Otus spilocephalus) in Namdapa National Park in Arunachal Pradesh. Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Crested bunting (Melophus lathami). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Mrs Gould’s sunbird (Aethopyga gouldiae). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Green-tailed sunbird (Aethopyga nipalensis). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Himalayan bluetail ((Tarsiger rufilatus). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Yellow-rumped honeyguide (Indicator xanthonotus). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Yellow-bellied fantail (Chelidorhynx hypoxantha). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
The eastern Himalaya in its full majesty. Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
White-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus thura). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Dark-rumped rosefinch (Carpodacus edwardsii). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Dark-breasted rosefinch (Procarduelis nipalensis). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Scarlet finch (Carpodacus sipahi). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Brown-throated fulvetta (Fulvetta ludlowi). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Golden-breasted fulvetta (Lioparus chrysotis). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Black-throated parrotbill (Suthora nipalensis). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Slender-billed Scimitar-babbler (Pomatorhinus superciliaris). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Mountain imperial pigeon (Ducula badia). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Olive bulbul (Lole viridescens). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Golden bush-robin (Tarsiger chrysaeus). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Black-faced warbler (Abroscopus schisticeps). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Rufous-fronted tit (Aegithalos iouschistos). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Yellow-throated fulvetta (Alcippe cinerea). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Red crossbill (Loxia curvirostra). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Grey-crested tit (Lophophanes dichrous). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Grey-chinned minivet (Pericrocotus solaris). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Large blue flycatcher (Cyornis magnirostris). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
White-throated redstart (Phoenicurus schisticeps). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Fire-tailed myzornis (Myzornis pyrrhoura). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Bar-throated minla (Minla strigula). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Gould’s shortwing (Heteroxenicus stellata). Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
The Lama camp at the Eaglenest Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh. Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
Rice, the staple diet of the Mishmi tribe, is cooked in leaves. Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
A Mishmi tribesman. Photo: JAINY MARIA KURIAKOSE
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