SUB-FAMILY, Striginae

SUB-FAMILY, Striginae.

Head very large, disc complete, occupying the whole face ; ear-conch very large; ears operculated ; wings long; tail short; tarsus long, more or less plumed; toes reticulated, with one or two scutae at the root of the claws.

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, Striginae
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
60
id: 
11246

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