Darjeeling Woodpecker

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Dendrocopos darjellensis
Nepali Name: दार्जीलिङ्ग काष्ठकूट Darjeeling Kasthakoot

Darjeeling Woodpecker
above Pothana (Annapurna Base Camp Trek), Kaski, Nepal. ~2000m. 11 October, 2016. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

White Wagtail

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Motacilla alba
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.