SUB-FAMILY, Aquilinae

SUB-FAMILY, Aquilinae.

Bill strong, more or less lengthened, straight at first, curved towards the point; wings moderate or long. 4th quill usually the longest; tail moderate or rather long, tarsus rather long, stout, bare or feathered; toes moderate, strong; claws well curved ; of large size and robust make.

BookTitle: 
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Reference: 
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
Title in Book: 
SUB-FAMILY, Aquilinae
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
25
id: 
11197

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