StrikingBirds

With Long Tails

Red-Billed Streamertail

The males of this hummingbird species have long black tail feathers, earning it the local name "doctorbird."

Greater Racket-Tailed Drongo

Greater Racket-Tailed Drongo

Both genders of this bird have long tails resembling hockey sticks. They are skilled mimics and engage in food kleptoparasitism

Scissor-tailed flycatcher

Scissor-tailed flycatcher

Found in the plains of Texas, USA, this bird displays sleek, forked tail feathers during courtship dances

Long-tailed Widowbird

Long-tailed Widowbird

Males of this species have remarkably long black tails, resembling a bridal gown's train

Ribbon-Tailed Astrapia

Ribbon-Tailed Astrapia

The male of this bird of paradise species has very long, white tail feathers that resemble ribbons, reaching up to one meter in length

Taiwan Blue Magpie

Taiwan Blue Magpie

Endemic to Taiwan, this bird has a long dark purple/blue tail with white tips.

Indian Peafowl

Indian Peafowl

Renowned for its resplendent tail, a dazzling display of nature's artistry

Ring-Necked Pheasant

Ring-Necked Pheasant

Males of this species have distinctive plumage, including long tail feathers used for courtship displays.

Lady Amherst's pheasant

Lady Amherst's pheasant

A striking bird with an extravagant plumage, a symbol of elegance in the avian world