SUB-FAMILY, Oriolinae

SUB-FAMILY, Oriolinae.

Bill Thrush-like, rather long, strong, moderately broad at the base, slightly curving, tolerably hooked, and the tip distinctly notched; wings long, third or fourth quill longest ; tail rather short, nearly even; tarsus short; feet small; lateral toes unequal, and the outer one syndactyle ; claws well curved.

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, Oriolinae
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
193
id: 
11616

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