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. Illustrations of Indian ornithology : containing fifty figures of new, unfigured and interesting species of birds, chiefly from the south of India . ength, widening only at the extreme base, and describing a considerableincurvation. Plumage, wings, and tail as in Pamaforkimis, but the toes and clawsrather more slender and elongated. I think that these characters hardly allow itsseparation from Pomatorhinus, being merely more finely expressed. This bird isreported to be a pleasing Songster, but this is at variance with the known habitsof most of the familj-. It inhabits Darjeeling. Desci-ipti

. Illustrations of Indian ornithology : containing fifty figures of new, unfigured and interesting species of birds, chiefly from the south of India . ength, widening only at the extreme base, and describing a considerableincurvation. Plumage, wings, and tail as in Pamaforkimis, but the toes and clawsrather more slender and elongated. I think that these characters hardly allow itsseparation from Pomatorhinus, being merely more finely expressed. This bird isreported to be a pleasing Songster, but this is at variance with the known habitsof most of the familj-. It inhabits Darjeeling. Desci-ipti Stock Photo
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2CPB1G6

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7.1 MB (301.4 KB Compressed download)

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1764 x 1416 px | 29.9 x 24 cm | 11.8 x 9.4 inches | 150dpi

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. Illustrations of Indian ornithology : containing fifty figures of new, unfigured and interesting species of birds, chiefly from the south of India . ength, widening only at the extreme base, and describing a considerableincurvation. Plumage, wings, and tail as in Pamaforkimis, but the toes and clawsrather more slender and elongated. I think that these characters hardly allow itsseparation from Pomatorhinus, being merely more finely expressed. This bird isreported to be a pleasing Songster, but this is at variance with the known habitsof most of the familj-. It inhabits Darjeeling. Desci-iption.—Above uniform brown, the quills and tail dusky; beneathrufo-ferruginous; crown, occiput, and sides of the head, dark cinereous with a narrowsuperciliar)- white line extending to the occiput; throat whitish, streaked with grey;breast obscurely spotted with dusky; shoulders and tibial feathers dark grey; billdusky; legs brown. Length 85 inches—wing 21—tail 3f—bill 1| in a straight line—tarsus 1—hind toe and claw 1. The female differs in being slightly smaller, and in the colouring of the underparts being not so bright. FLaie^XL/X.. XIPKOi;A:y[ ? s si! ij-:ium.j ,i ap:t Jlatf./..

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