Yellow Bittern
Contact us Search
Ambala      Bhiwani      Faridabad       Fatehbad       Gurgaon       Hissar       Jhajjar       Jind       Kaithal      Karnal      Kurukshetra
Mahendergarh       Mewat       Panchkula       Panipat        Rewari        Rohtak       Sirsa       Sonipat       Yamunanagar

Yellow Bittern
Yellow Bittern - photograph © David Behrens

Yellow Bittern (Ixobrychus sinensis) is a local breeding summer visitor in Haryana. This bird is found in the wetlands.

Identification: The upper-parts of this bird are yellowish-brown with paler underparts. The bill is yellow and legs are greenish-yellow. The male has a black cap and plain back while the female lacks the black cap and has buff stripes on underparts.

Order: CICONIIFORMES   Family: Ardeidae   Size: 38 cm   Food: Small fish, frogs and invertebrates

Haryana Birds Black Bittern Haryana Fauna
Haryana North India Birding in India Birds of India Motorcars Asia News

Copyright Haryana Online and  2000-2009.  All rights reserved.   Disclaimer

Free Java Guide & Tutorials