Nepali Name: आसकोटे बकुल्ला (Aaskote Bakulla)
1. The transformation this bird goes through from non-breeding to breeding plumage is just amazing.
2. Kind of hard to spot when resting. Flies off with a flash of white. Wonder how does that make sense evolutionarily?
Nepali name: कुथुर्के (Kuthurke)
1. A bird of light forest beside human habitation.
2. Like other barbets is a rather conspicuous bird because of its incessant call of took-a-rook took-a-rook….
Scientific Name: Nettapus coromandelianus
Nepali Name: विजुलागैरो (Bijulagairo)