Birds of India website is a vast project that draws upon the expertise of a large number of bird biologists, naturalists and advanced bird-watchers, and upon the generous contributions from bird photographers. As a result, this website is truly a consortium of scientists, whether they are professional, amateur or citizen. The current team members are:

CHIEF EDITORS: Abhijeet Bayani, Varun Satose, Krushnamegh Kunte, and Purnendu Roy.



Natural History and Biology: Tushar Dixit, Adesh shivkar, Tushar Bhagwat, Pranav Gokhale, Varun Satose, Abhijeet Bayani, and Krushnamegh Kunte.

Systematics, Taxonomy, and Nomenclature (including common names): Abhijeet Bayani and Krushnamegh Kunte.

Content Development, Image Reviews, Website Operations, etc: Nikhil Bhopale, Amol Bapat, Pranav Gokhale, Tushar Bhagwat, Pranad Patil, Rohan Lovalekar, Saurabh Sawant, Tushar Dixit, Varun Satose, Rachit Singh, Krushnamegh Kunte and Abhijeet Bayani

Policy, Outreach, and Collaborations: Krushnamegh Kunte, Sanjay Sondhi, Vijay Barve, Purnendu Roy, Rohit Girotra, and Abhijeet Bayani.

Website Development and Management: Vivek Ramachandran, Rachit Singh, Amol Bapat, Sayali Sheth, Abhijeet Bayani, Purnendu Roy and Krushnamegh Kunte

This is an expanding list, so please let us know if you want to volunteer to develop this website, or want to nominate someone to be an editor or a reviewer.

Image contributors are mentioned on the images themselves, and they will be listed on a separate page, with links to their contributions, in due course.


Page citation

Anonymous 2024. ABOUT US: THE BIRDS OF INDIA TEAM . In Satose, V., A. Bayani, V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.