The record-breaking bird was a Sri Lankan Frogmouth
, a nocturnal relative of the Nightjar, seen in south India.
It is also one of the last remaining habitats for rare and critically endangered wild animals such as the lion- tailed macaque, elephants, mouse deer, Ceylon frogmouth
bird and great pied hornbill.
Species included in this study were laughing kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae; n = 11), rainbow lorikeet (Trichoglossus haematodus; n = 6), musk lorikeet (Glossopsitta concinna; n = 1), crimson rosella (Platycercus elegans; n = 9), eastern rosella (Platycercus eximius; n = 1), galah (Eolopirns roseicapilla; n = 3), yellow-tailed black cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus funereus; n = 1), Australian magpie (Cracticus tibicen\ n = 4), tawny frogmouth
(Podargus strigoides, n = 7), southern boobook owl (Ninox novaeseelandiae; n = 1), Australian hobby (Falco longipennis; n = 1), peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus; n = 1) and brown goshawk (Accipiter fasciatus; n = 1).
The researchers report that world's top 50 most evolutionarily distinct bird species include widely distributed and common species such as the osprey and the ostrich, well-known oddities such as the hoatzin and the shoebill, and lesser-known, range-restricted species such as the New Caledonian owlet-nightjar and the Solomon Islands frogmouth
, the researchers report.
She loved camping in the beautiful national parks surrounding Coffs Harbour and once brought an injured Tawny Frogmouth
bird to work on night-duty, to nurture it overnight in our tutorial room, before delivering it to WIRES the next day.
Sawyer the frogmouth
owl imitates a one-legged ball of wool at SeaWorld, Orlando
sculpin S California- British Columbia I.
Common names for the Tawny Frogmouth
are: Tawny Frogmouth
, freckled frogmouth
, Podargus, nighthawk and its scientific name is Podargus Strigoicles.
A different kind of exception to the basic category of Dusun omen-birds is the (Javan) frogmouth
(bugang), which is actually a cause of evil being attracted into its (and the human observer's) proximity; by this token one can engage in a quasi-manipulation of the event--not by staying away, but by chasing away the bird itself by loud banging or gunfire
Med, who currently owns other real estate assets in Manhattan, acquired the West 61st Street walkups from Seventh Frogmouth
The tawny frogmouth
utters a monotonous oom oom oom .
They include such species as the painted button quail, beautiful firetail, southern emuwren, brown treecreeper, tawny frogmouth
and restless flycatcher.