Species Details

@MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);

Eurasian Wryneck Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Jynx torquilla
Family : Picidae
Order : Piciformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Open scrubs, semi-deserts and edges of cultivated lands and edges of open forests, orchards and farmlands .
Description : Eurasian Wryneck is a small brownish-grey bird with a long tail which looks grey from above and barred-buff from below.It got long broad tail,hazel-brown iris and pale brown bill,legs and feet.Both sexes of them look alike.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;Photo credit and copyright:MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;bird song owner:Mats Rellmar(www.xeno-canto.org/Mats Rellmar), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.