Birds of the World

Dicruridae : Drongos

Black Drongo

Dicrurus macrocereus

Goa, India - December 2004

Goa, India - December 2004

Black Drongos are a common bird of open, agricultural areas in Goa. The small white spot at the base of the bill is diagnostic for this species and helps to differentiate it from the similar Ashy Drongo.