Nepali Name: काकाकुल (Kakakul)
- As its name suggests it is specialized reptile hunter, feeding on well snakes and lizards.
- Calls incessantly
Nepali name: निलाम्बर जलखञ्जरी (Nilambar Jalkhanjari)
Nepali Name: मोरङ्गी चील (Morangi Cheel)
1. Observed hunting from a perch during the current visit but does hunt on the wing.
Nepali name: सेतो टिकटिके (Seto Tiktike)
1. Communal roosters. Always found in the vicinity of water. Winter visitor.
2. As many as 6 subspecies recorded in Nepal.
3. Beautiful undulating flight.