SPECIES LIST
 
0016# HILL PARTRIDGE Arborophila torqueola
Heard from Liuku-Pianma road, 65 – 70km 4th and 5th April
 
0026# MOUNTAIN BAMBOO-PARTRIDGE Bambusicola fytchii
Heard at Laifengshan, Tengchong, 27th and 28th March
 
0052# LADY AMHERST'S PHEASANT Chrysolophus amherstiae
Heard at Luogujing, 9th April and up to 12 (H) at Cangshan, Dali 13th April
 
0122# GREY-CAPPED WOODPECKER Dendrocopos canicapillus
Three seen at Laifengshan, 27th March
 
0129#    DARJEELING WOODPECKER    Dendrocopos darjellensis
Pair at Liuku-Pianma road on 4th April, pair at Luogujing scenic area on 9th.
 
0131#  GREAT SPOTTED WOODPECKER Dendrocopos major
Single at Laifengshan, Tengchong on 27th March
 
0143#  GREY-HEADED WOODPECKER Picus canus
Single at Laifengshan, Tengchong on 27th March
 
0148#  BAY WOODPECKER Blythipicus pyrrhotis
Two heard Liuku-Pianma road, 4th April
 
0150# GREAT BARBET Megalaima virens
Two seen Laifengshan on 28th March, two heard, Liuku-Pianma road, 30th March and two heard Luogujing, 9th April
 
0153# GOLDEN-THROATED BARBET Megalaima franklinii
Single heard Laifengshan, 27th March and two heard LiukuPianma road on 30th
 
0163# EURASIAN HOOPOE Upupa epops
Single seen near Luogujing village on 9th April
 
0189#  LARGE HAWK-CUCKOO Hierococcyx sparverioides
Heard LP road on 30th March and 4th April and at Jinji Temple 8th April
 
0193#  EURASIAN CUCKOO Cuculus canorus
Heard Laifengshan 27th and 28th March and Luogujing on 10th April
 
0214# HIMALAYAN SWIFTLET Collocalia brevirostris
At least 80 on Pianma-Gulang road on 4th April
 
0221#  FORK-TAILED SWIFT Apus pacificus
Only 3 Liuku-Pianma road on 3rd April
 
0232#  COLLARED SCOPS-OWL Otus bakkamoena
Single heard from MCA Hotel, Dali on 14th April
 
0247# COLLARED OWLET Glaucidium brodiei
Two heard, LP road, 4th April
 
0270# ASHY WOOD PIGEON Columba pulchricollis
Four seen, Pianma-Gulang road, 4th April
 
0274# ORIENTAL TURTLE DOVE Streptopelia orientalis
8 at Laifengshan 28th March, singles LP road 5th April and Jinji Temple, 8th April
 
0334* COMMON SNIPE Gallinago gallinago
Single near Luogujing village, 11th April
 
0401* RIVER LAPWING Vanellus duvaucelli
Two on banks of Nujiang/Salween, 29th March
 
0486# BESRA Accipiter virgatus
Single at Laifengshan, Tengchong, on 28th March
 
0488# NORTHERN GOSHAWK Accipiter gentilis
Single female between Luogujing and the “Big Meadow” on 11th April
 
0496# BLACK EAGLE Ictinaetus malayensis
Singles hunting in the treetops, LP road on 30th March,4th April
 
0508# COMMON KESTREL Falco tinnunculus
Singles in Nujiang Valley, 31st March and 2nd April
 
0544# CATTLE EGRET Bubulcus ibis
Flock of 25 at outskirts of Tengchong, dusk 27th March
 
0609# ORANGE-BELLIED LEAFBIRD Chloropsis hardwickii
Single seen, Liuku-Pianma road, 4th April
 
0621# EURASIAN JAY Garrulus glandarius
Two, race leucotis, Laifengshan on 27th March
 
0626# RED-BILLED BLUE MAGPIE Urocissa erythrorhyncha
Party of 4, Liuku-Pianma road, 30th April
 
0640# SPOTTED NUTCRACKER Nucifraga caryocatactes
Up to 8 daily heard or seen, Liuku-Pianma road
 
0647# CARRION CROW Corvus corone
7 at the the Big Meadow, above Luogujing, 11th April
 
0648# LARGE-BILLED CROW Corvus macrorhynchos
Pair over LP road, 4th April
 
0655# SLENDER-BILLED ORIOLE Oriolus tenuirostris
Single seen at Laifengshan, 27th March
 
0659# LARGE CUCKOOSHRIKE Coracina macei
Pair at Laifengshan, 27th March
 
0666# SHORT-BILLED MINIVET Pericrocotus brevirostris
Up to 4, LP road, on 30th March and 4-5th April
 
0667# SCARLET MINIVET Pericrocotus flammeus
Pair near km 46 on Liuku-Pianma road, 3rd April
 
0669# YELLOW-BELLIED FANTAIL Rhipidura hypoxantha
up to five daily on Liuku-Pianma road and Cangshan, Dali
 
0670# WHITE-THROATED FANTAIL   Rhipidura albicollis
At least 2 on Liuku-Pianma road, 4th April
 
0673# ASHY DRONGO Dicrurus leucophaeus
Two at Laifengshan, 27th March, and LP road, 30th March
 
0692# CHESTNUT-BELLIED ROCK THRUSH Monticola rufiventris
Two pairs nesting on Liuku-Pianma road, 4th April
 
0693# BLUE ROCK-THRUSH Monticola solitarius
Pair on LP road, 4th April, lower than 0692, and at Cangshan on 13th April
 
0694# BLUE WHISTLING-THRUSH Myophonus caeruleus
Up to 2 noted daily on LP road, and Cangshan, Dali
 
0703# BLACK-BREASTED THRUSH Turdus dissimilis
Maximum 5 at Laifengshan on 27th March
 
0709# CHESTNUT THRUSH Turdus rubrocanus
Several disturbed at dawn from km 47 of Liuku-Pianma road, 30th March
 
0737# RUFOUS-GORGETED FLYCATCHER Ficedula strophiata
Highest counts 7 on LP road, 30th March, also at Luogujing and Cangshan
 
0740# SNOWY-BROWED FLYCATCHER Ficedula hyperythra
Two males at km 49, Liuku-Pianma road, 5th April
 
0741# LITTLE PIED FLYCATCHER Ficedula westermanni
Pair at summit of Laifengshan, 27th March, single LP road, 30th March
 
0743# SLATY-BLUE FLYCATCHER Ficedula tricolor
At least two pairs breeding near Zhonghe Temple, Cangshan, Dali, 13th April
 
0746# VERDITER FLYCATCHER Eumyias thalassina
Singles noted on LP road (4th/5th April), and Cloudy Tourist Walk, Dali 13th April
 
0747#  LARGE NILTAVA Niltava grandis
3 seen at lower part of Laifengshan, 28th April
 
0750# RUFOUS-BELLIED NILTAVA Niltava sundara
Adult male photo’d near km 12, Cloudy Tourist Walk, Cangshan, Dali
 
0756# BLUE-THROATED FLYCATCHER Cyornis rubeculoides
Pair at lower part of Laifengshan, 28th March
 
0758# PYGMY BLUE-FLYCATCHER Muscicapella hodgsoni
Single adult male near km 75 Liuku-Pianma road, 3rd April
 
0759# GREY-HEADED CANARY-FLYCATCHER Culicicapa ceylonensis
Up to 4 daily on LP road, and heard and seen at Cangshan, Dali
 
0773# ORANGE-FLANKED BUSH-ROBIN Tarsiger cyanurus
Up to 9 on LP road, 30th March
 
0774* GOLDEN BUSH ROBIN Tarsiger chrysaeus
Heard near the pass, Liuku-Pianma road, 30th March
 
0778# ORIENTAL MAGPIE-ROBIN Copsychus saularis
Singles at Laifengshan and four  near Liuku, 3rd April
 
0785# HODGSON'S REDSTART Phoenicurus hodgsoni
Two near the Big Meadow, Luogujing, 11th April
 
0787# DAURIAN REDSTART Phoenicurus auroreus
Single near Liuku on 30th March, a pair at Jinji Temple 8th April
 
0789# BLUE-FRONTED REDSTART Phoenicurus frontalis
Single near Caojian, 6th April
 
0790# WHITE-CAPPED WATER REDSTART Chaimarrornis leucocephalus
Three along Liuku-Pianma road, 30th March, and five on route to the Big Meadow, Luogujing on 8th April
 
0791# PLUMBEOUS WATER REDSTART Rhyacornis fuliginosus
Highest day count 7 between Luogujing and Big Meadow, 8th April
 
0799# WHITE-CROWNED FORKTAIL Enicurus leschenaulti
Two in scenic area, Luogujing, 10th April
 
0804# COMMON STONECHAT Saxicola torquata
Single between Luogujing and Big Meadow, 11th April
 
0807# GREY BUSHCHAT Saxicola ferrea
Up to 3 daily near cultivation at Tengchong, Liuku and Lanping
 
0833# CHESTNUT-VENTED NUTHATCH Sitta nagaensis
Highest count 10 on Liuku-Pianma Road, 3rd April
 
0835# WHITE-TAILED NUTHATCH Sitta himalayensis
Highest count 14 on LP road, 4th April
 
0837# YUNNAN NUTHATCH Sitta yunnanensis
Two heard, Jinji Temple,Lanping, 8th April
 
0843# WALLCREEPER Tichodroma muraria
Two near km 65 Liuku-Pianma Road, 5th April
 
0844# EURASIAN TREE-CREEPER Certhia familiaris
Single near Luogujing, 10th April
 
0846# RUSTY-FLANKED TREECREEPER Certhia nipalensis
Single photo’d LP road, km65, 4th April
 
0847# BROWN-THROATED TREECREEPER Certhia discolor
Two photo’d LP road, km 75, 3rd April - race shanensis ?
 
0848# WREN Troglodytes troglodytes
Single in scenic area Luogujing, 10th April
 
0859# COAL TIT Parus ater
Several on LP road, 30th March, two in scenic area, Luogujing, 10th April
 
0861# GREY-CRESTED TIT Parus dichrous
Up to six daily on Liuku-Pianma road
 
0862# GREAT TIT Parus major
Two at Laifengshan, 28th April, six at Jinji Temple, Lanping, 8th April
 
0864# GREEN-BACKED TIT Parus monticolus
Up to ten daily at LP road, and near Piehe, upper Nujiang Valley.
 
0870# YELLOW-BROWED TIT Sylviparus modestus
Very common along Liuku-Pianma road, max daily count 30
 
0873# BLACK-THROATED TIT Aegithalos concinnus
Six at Laifengshan, Tengchong, on 28th March, up to 20 lower parts of LP road
 
0875# BLACK-BROWED TIT Aegithalos bonvaloti
Eight along Liuku-Pianma road on 30th March, 22 on Cloudy Tourist Walk, Cangshan, Dali, 13th April
 
0879* PLAIN MARTIN Riparia paludicola
Over 30 on banks of the Nujiang/Salween April 29th
 
0882# BARN SWALLOW Hirundo rustica
20 recorded daily at Laifengshan end-March, and Pianma-Gulang road, 4th April
 
0884# RED-RUMPED SWALLOW Hirundo daurica
Four near Jinji Temple, Lanping, on 8th April
 
0887# ASIAN HOUSE-MARTIN Delichon dasypus
30 over Liuku-Pianma road, 5th April
 
0888# NEPAL HOUSE-MARTIN Delichon nipalensis
Over 30 around Cangshan, Dali, on 13th April
 
0892# COLLARED FINCHBILL Spizixos semitorques
Single near Caojian, Liuku, on 6th April
 
0897# BROWN-BREASTED BULBUL Pycnonotus xanthorrhous
Throughout cultivated lowlands, highest count 15 near Jinji Temple, 8th April
 
0912# BLACK BULBUL Hypsipetes leucocephalus
Three uphill from Piehe, upper Nujiang Valley, two near Jinji Temple
 
0924#ORIENTAL WHITE-EYE Zosterops palpebrosus
Ten at Laifengshan on 27th March
 
0933# BROWNISH-FLANKED BUSH-WARBLER Cettia fortipes
Heard on LP road, 3rd April
 
0982#  BUFF-BARRED WARBLER Phylloscopus pulcher
High count 20+ at Laifengshan, Tengchong, 28th March
 
0983# ASHY-THROATED WARBLER Phylloscopus maculipennis
Common – 30 + daily along Liuku-Pianma road
 
0985# LEMON-RUMPED WARBLER Phylloscopus chloronotus
Highest daily count 12 on LP road (3rd April)
 
0994# LARGE-BILLED WARBLER Phylloscopus magnirostris
Heard along higher parts of LP road, 3rd-5th April
 
1002# GOLDEN-SPECTACLED WARBLER Seicercus burkii
Ones and twos along LP road – not sure which “species” post-split
 
1006# CHESTNUT-CROWNED WARBLER Seicercus castaniceps
Up to 3 pairs daily, nesting under grassy overhangs on Liuku-Pianma road, 3rd-5th April
 
1009# BLACK-FACED WARBLER Abroscopus schisticeps
Noted at LP road on 30th March and Luogujing scenic area on 10th April
 
1018# STRIATED LAUGHINGTHRUSH Garrulax striatus
Pair photo’d on Pianma-Gulang road , 4th April
 
1037# WHITE-BROWED LAUGHINGTHRUSH Garrulax sannio
Highest count 8 at Laifengshan on 27th March
 
1040# SCALY LAUGHINGTHRUSH Garrulax subunicolor
Four seen on 4th and 5th April, km 73-75 Liuku-Pianma road
 
1041# ELLIOT'S LAUGHINGTHRUSH Garrulax elliotii
Up to seven seen daily at Big Meadow, Luogujing, and Cangshan 11th-13th April
 
1044# BLACK-FACED LAUGHINGTHRUSH Garrulax affinis
Most numerous Laughingthrush on Liuku-Pianma road, max 15 per day
 
1046# CHESTNUT-CROWNED LAUGHINGTHRUSH Garrulax erythrocephalus
Five along LP road, 4th April, four at Luogujing scenic area, 10th April
 
1056.1# Black-streaked SCIMITAR BABBLER Pomatorhinus erythrocnemis
Four at Laifengshan, 27 and 28th March
 
1059# STREAK-BREASTED SCIMITAR BABBLER Pomatorhinus ruficollis
Pair on LP road, 4th April, single at Cangshan 13th April
 
1068# PYGMY WREN-BABBLER Pnoepyga pusilla
Singles at Liuku-Pianma road, 4th and 5th April
 
1076# RUFOUS-CAPPED BABBLER Stachyris ruficeps
Eight the highest count, LP road, 4th April
 
1084# CHINESE BABAX Babax lanceolatus
Party of 12 between Luogujing and Big Meadow, 11th April
 
1087*  SILVER-EARED MESIA Leiothrix argentaurus
Four near the Bingzhongluo entrance gates, upper Salween/Nujiang, 1st April
 
1091# WHITE-BROWED SHRIKE-BABBLER Pteruthius flaviscapis
Single at km 65 Liuku-Pianma road, 4th April
 
1092# GREEN SHRIKE-BABBLER Pteruthius xanthochlorus
Two at Luogujing scenic area, 10th April
 
1093# CHESTNUT-THROATED SHRIKE BABBLER Pteruthius melanotis
Single on LP road, 4th April
 
1102# BLUE-WINGED MINLA Minla cyanouroptera
Singles at Laifengshan, Tengchong, 27th to 28th March
 
1103# CHESTNUT-TAILED MINLA Minla strigula
Common on LP road 3rd to 5th April (high 24) and Cangshan, Dali on 13th April (15)
 
1104# RED-TAILED MINLA Minla ignotincta
Average of six daily at Laifengshan 27th and 28th March, also 3 on LP road, 3rd April
 
1105# GOLDEN-BREASTED FULVETTA Alcippe chrysotis
Up to four on LP road, two at scenic area, Luogujing on 10th April
 
1108# RUFOUS-WINGED FULVETTA Alcippe castaneceps
Highest count 6 on Liuku-Pianma  road, 4th April
 
1109# WHITE-BROWED FULVETTA Alcippe vinipectus
Two at Luogujing 10th April, daily average 7 at Cloudy Tourist Walk, Dali on 13th and 14th. Nest building beside Liuku-Pianma road, March 30th.
 
1112.2# STREAK-THROATED FULVETTA Alcippe manipurensis
25+ along Liuku-Pianma road 4th April, also at scenic area, Luogujing on 10th
 
1116# RUSTY-CAPPED FULVETTA Alcippe dubia
 
1118# GREY-CHEEKED FULVETTA Alcippe morrisonia
Up to noted daily  at Laifengshan on 27th, 28th March
 
1123# (BLACK-HEADED) RUFOUS SIBIA Heterophasia melanoleuca
Three at scenic area, Luoguching, on 10th April
 
1125# BEAUTIFUL SIBIA Heterophasia pulchella
Average of eight daily along Liuku-Pianma road, 3rd and 4th April
 
1126# LONG-TAILED SIBIA Heterophasia picaoides
 
1129# WHISKERED YUHINA Yuhina flavicollis
Highest count eight on LP road, 3rd April, lower elevations than 1132
 
1130# STRIPE-THROATED YUHINA Yuhina gularis
Highest count 12 on LP road, 4th April
 
1131# WHITE-COLLARED YUHINA Yuhina diademata
Noted between Luogujing and Big Meadow (10), Jinji Temple (two) and along Cloudy Tourist Walk (eight)
 
1132# RUFOUS-VENTED YUHINA Yuhina occipitalis
By far the commonest yuhina along the Liuku-Pianma road, over 50 on 4th April
 
1146# BROWN-WINGED PARROTBILL Paradoxornis brunneus
A large flock of over 60 along Pianma-Gulang road, 4th April, a few at Laifengshan, Tengchong, 27th and 28th March
 
1151# BLACK-THROATED PARROTBILL Paradoxornis nipalensis
Small flocks (7 & 8) on Liuku-Pianma road, around km 72, on 3rd and 4th April
 
1174# ORIENTAL SKYLARK Alauda gulgula
Nine displaying around the Big Meadow, Luogujing, 11th April
 
1180# FIRE-BREASTED FLOWERPECKER Dicaeum ignipectus
Single along Liuku-Pianma road, 4th April
 
1186# MRS GOULD'S SUNBIRD Aethopyga gouldiae
Up to ten daily at LP road, Luogujing scenic area, and Cangshan, Dali
 
1187# GREEN-TAILED SUNBIRD Aethopyga nipalensis
Up to 12 daily on Liuku-Pianma road
 
1191*  FIRE-TAILED SUNBIRD Aethopyga ignicauda
A fine adult male at km 55 on Liuku-Pianma road, 30th March
 
1197# RUSSET SPARROW Passer rutilans
Four near the entrance to Bingzhongluo scenic area, 1st April, and by roadside near Tongdian, 12th April, probably overlooked elsewhere
 
1198# EURASIAN TREE SPARROW Passer montanus
Seven at entrance to Laifengshan on 28th March, 10+ around Liuku and in Nujiang valley.
 
1207# WHITE WAGTAIL Motacilla alba
Widespread in roadside ditches throughout the area covered in west Yunnan
 
1218# OLIVE-BACKED PIPIT Anthus hodgsoni
About 20 in the stubble and hedgerows around Luogujing on 9th April. Very shy.
 
1226# ALPINE ACCENTOR Prunella collaris
Single near road highpoint between Luogujing and Big Meadow, 11th April
 
1229# RUFOUS-BREASTED ACCENTOR Prunella strophiata
Two near Jinji Temple, 8th April
 
1231# BROWN ACCENTOR Prunella fulvescens
Single near the school, Big Meadow, 11th April
 
1234#MAROON-BACKED ACCENTOR Prunella immaculata
15 on the Pianma-Gulang road on 4th April
 
1248# BLACK-HEADED GREENFINCH Carduelis ambigua
Up to 12 seen on Cloudy Tourist Walk, Cangshan on 13th and 14th April
 
1271# VINACEOUS ROSEFINCH Carpodacus vinaceus
Single (male) at Higherland Inn, Cangshan on 14th April
 
1272# DARK-RUMPED ROSEFINCH Carpodacus edwardsii
Small party behind toilet at pass of Liuku-Pianma road (km 58.5) 5th April
 
1298# GOLD-NAPED FINCH Pyrrhoplectes epauletta
Six at km 46 on Liuku-Pianma road on 3rd April
 
1300# CRESTED BUNTING Melophus lathami
Four between Liuku and Baihualing turnoff at riverside fields on 29th March
 
1306# GODLEWSKI'S BUNTING Emberiza godlewskii
Three near Jinji Temple, Lanping county,  8th April
 
1313# LITTLE BUNTING Emberiza pusilla
About 50 in fields near Luogujing village on 9th April. Also 13 noted near Gulang on 4th April.
 
1316# YELLOW-THROATED BUNTING Emberiza elegans
One or two daily in Lanping County, near Jinji Temple or Luoguching, 8th and 9th April
 
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