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Nuwara Eliya

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This checklist includes all bird species found in Nuwara Eliya , based on the best information available at this time. It is based on a wide variety of sources that I collated over many years. I am pleased to offer these checklists as a service to birdwatchers. If you find any error, please do not hesitate to .

The taxonomic order and nomenclature follows Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2). If you prefer to view the list based on a different authority, click on one of the list available below. Globally threatened species (status in red) were identified by Birdlife International in Birdlife Data Zone (species).

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Country or region: Nuwara Eliya [map]

Other names: Nuvara Ĕliya, Nuvarĕliyā

Number of species: 323
Number of introduced species: 1
Last modified: 2019-12-31
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Loten's Sunbird (Cinnyris lotenius)


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Golden-fronted Leafbird (Chloropsis aurifrons)


photo ©Vijay Anand Ismavel
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Jerdon's Leafbird (Chloropsis jerdoni)


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Streaked Weaver (Ploceus manyar)


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Baya Weaver (Ploceus philippinus)


photo ©as_kannan
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Indian Silverbill (Euodice malabarica)


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White-rumped Munia (Lonchura striata)


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Scaly-breasted Munia (Lonchura punctulata)


photo ©kampang
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Black-throated Munia (Lonchura kelaarti)


photo ©Supriya & Subharghya
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Black-headed Munia (Lonchura malacca)


photo ©fotolulu2012
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House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)


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Forest Wagtail (Dendronanthus indicus)


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Richard's Pipit (Anthus richardi)


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Paddyfield Pipit (Anthus rufulus)


photo ©Oleg Chernyshov
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Blyth's Pipit (Anthus godlewskii)


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Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava)


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Grey Wagtail (Motacilla cinerea)


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White Wagtail (Motacilla alba)


photo ©Jose Viana
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Grey-headed Canary-flycatcher (Culicicapa ceylonensis)


photo ©Vijay Anand Ismavel
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Cinereous Tit (Parus cinereus)


photo ©Gurusan2010
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Ashy-crowned Sparrow Lark (Eremopterix griseus)


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Jerdon's Lark (Mirafra affinis)


photo ©ArunaSene
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Oriental Sky Lark (Alauda gulgula)


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Zitting Cisticola (Cisticola juncidis)


photo ©Daniel J. Field
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Grey-breasted Prinia (Prinia hodgsonii)


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Jungle Prinia (Prinia sylvatica)


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Ashy Prinia (Prinia socialis)


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Plain Prinia (Prinia inornata)


photo ©Ramakrishnan R - my experiments with light
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Common Tailorbird (Orthotomus sutorius)


photo ©somchai@2008
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Rusty-rumped Warbler (Locustella certhiola)


photo ©Tuvshintogs
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