Great Barbet

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Megalaima virens
Nepali Name: न्याउली Nyauli

1. The incessant piuuuuu…… of this bird is one of the most prevalent sounds of the spring air in Nepal.
2. Nepali folklore ascribes the melancholy sound of this bird as a call for a lost lover.

Chestnut-tailed Starling

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Sturnia malabarica
Nepali Name: फुस्रोटाउके सारौं Fusrotauke Sarau

Maroon Oriole

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Oriolus traillii
Nepali Name: घनरक्त सुनचरी Ghanrakta Sunchari

Blue-capped Rock Thrush

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Monticola cinclorhynchus
Nepali Name: सानो हजारा चाँचर Sano Hajaara Chanchar

1. Its aerial forays for insects are very un-Thrush like.
2. Very vocal.

Ashy Bulbul

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Hemixos flavala
Nepali Name: फुस्रोपेटे जुरेली Phusro Pete Jureli