List of Indian state birds

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India, officially the Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It is made up of 29 states and 7 union territories. All Indian states have their own government and Union territories come under the jurisdiction of the Central Government. As most of the other countries India too has a national emblem-The lion capital. Apart from India's national emblem, each of its States and Union Territories have their own state seals and symbols which include state animals, birds, trees, flowers etc.[1] A list of state birds of India is given below. See Symbols of Indian states and territories for a complete list of all State characters and seals.

State Common name Scientific name Image
Andhra Pradesh Paala pitta (Telugu Name)
Indian roller
Coracias benghalensis Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis) Photograph By Shantanu Kuveskar.jpg
Arunachal Pradesh Great hornbill Buceros bicornis Great-Hornbill.jpg
Assam White-winged wood duck Asarcornis scutulata White-winged.wood.duck.arp.jpg
Bihar House sparrow "Passer domesticus" Indian Sparrow.jpg
Chhattisgarh Bastar hill myna Gracula religiosa peninsularis Gracula religiosa robusta-01.JPG
Goa Black-crested bulbul Pycnonotus flaviventris Black-crested Bulbul (Pycnonotus melanicterus) at Jayanti, Duars, WB W Picture 333.jpg
Gujarat Greater flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus Greater flamingo sub adult (1).jpg
Haryana Black francolin Francolinus francolinus Black Francolin.jpg
Himachal Pradesh Western tragopan (Jujurana) Tragopan melanocephalus WesternTragopan.jpg
Jammu and Kashmir Black-necked crane Grus nigricollis Black-necked Crane Tso Kar Ladakh Jammu and Kashmir India Asia 12.08.2013.png
Jharkhand Asian koel Eudynamys scolopaceus Asian koel.jpg
Karnataka Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis) Photograph By Shantanu Kuveskar.jpg
Kerala Great hornbill Buceros bicornis Great-Hornbill.jpg
Madhya Pradesh Indian paradise flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi Asian Paradise Flycatcher.jpg
Maharashtra Yellow-footed green pigeon Treron phoenicoptera Yellow-footed Green-Pigeon (Treron phoenicopterus) male-8.jpg
Manipur Mrs. Hume's pheasant Syrmaticus humiae Syrmaticus humiae.jpg
Meghalaya Hill myna Gracula religiosa peninsularis Gracula religiosa robusta-01.JPG
Mizoram Mrs. Hume's pheasant Syrmaticus humiae Syrmaticus humiae.jpg
Nagaland Blyth's tragopan Tragopan blythii Tragopan blythii01.jpg
Odisha Indian roller Coracias benghalensis Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis) Photograph By Shantanu Kuveskar.jpg
Punjab Northern goshawk Accipiter gentilis Northern Goshawk ad M2.jpg
Rajasthan Great Indian bustard Ardeotis nigriceps Great Indian bustard.jpg
Sikkim Blood pheasant Ithaginis cruentus Blood Pheasant.jpg
Tamil Nadu Emerald dove Chalcophaps indica Chalcophaps indica -a pair in captivity-8a.jpg
Telangana Paala pitta
Indian roller
Coracias benghalensis Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis) Photograph By Shantanu Kuveskar.jpg
Tripura Green imperial pigeon Ducula aenea DuculaAenea.JPG
Uttar Pradesh Sarus crane Grus antigone Saus Crane I IMG 8663.jpg
Uttarakhand Himalayan Monal Lophophorus impejanus Himalayan Monal Adult Male East Sikkim Sikkim India 11.05.2014.png
West Bengal White-breasted kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis White-throated kingfisher BNC.jpg
Union territory Common name Scientific name Image
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Chandigarh
Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Daman and Diu
Delhi House sparrow Passer domesticus House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)- Male in Kolkata I IMG 5904.jpg
Lakshadweep Noddy tern Onychoprion fuscatus Sterna fuscata.JPG
Puducherry Asian koel Eudynamys scolopaceus Asian koel.jpg

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