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Common English names of Sri Lankan Birds

Common names of birds are often a controversial topic. Although common names have no place in scientific taxonomy there are many arguments on the use of common English names among laymen and sometimes even among scientists. However, because of the unusual interest in birds and the growing public …………. Sri Lanka Bird check list

BirdLife and taxonomy

BirdLife International maintains its own taxonomic checklist of the world’s bird species because (1) there are so many different global, regional, national, site and family taxonomic checklists, and (2) the current major phase of taxonomic revision requires BirdLife to track and evaluate new arrangements as they are proposed…………… bulbul