Asian brown Flycatcher - photograph © Alister Benn
Asian Brown Flycatcher (Muscicapa daurica) is a rare passage migrant in Haryana. This bird is found in the hill forests of Morni Hills and Kalesar.
Identification: Strikingly large dark eyes with a visible white ring around them. Black legs, throat white and bright yellow mandible. Ashy brown above, dirty white below, grayish on flanks and breast.
Order: PASSERIFORMES Family: Muscicapidae Muscicapini Local Name: Zakki Size: Sparrow+ Food: Largely flies