many web sites now that are posting bird pictures. My site focus on
birds seen by our people on Malaysian soil. As the time goes by more and
better pictures are posted. The quality of my pictures are not
exceptional but I am trying to help those interested in watching
birds to identify the "strange" birds they just saw. This done by
showing many pictures of the same bird, seen under different
environment and also showing those within the same family.
In the table
below, a quick reference to individual bird. The A-Z birds
page has listed bird under the heading of the family Common name.
Here, the bird e.g. "Fire-tufted Barbet" would appear as one large
frame picture complete with calls and videos. So the names in
Then by Family
- on this index page, I am considering visitors who are not so
conversant with the names of local birds. In this section, the birds
pictures will be organized according to their habitats i.e. Forest
birds, ground birds or aerial birds. Then for forest birds in
particular, the indicative bird pictures are again listed by their
average size. larger birds on top moving down to the tiny birds.
Under the links
to "video" I can only point you to my own link in You
videos for the individual birds need to be keyed in for searching. Finally
under the page on calls, I have posted the calls of birds commonly
heard. Those calls of the more exotic birds and those from the tiny birds
from the bush are omitted from the list. I have my reasons and also
curtailing the length of the page to make it easier to view. Those calls though not
indicated, could be heard on the links attached to that bird under
the page on Family of Birds.