Reguloides superciliosus, Pallas.
565. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 197; Butler, Deccan ; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 409.
THE CROWNED TREE WARBLER.
Length, 4.25 ; expanse, 6.5 ; wing, 2.25 ;.tail, 1.7 ; tarsus, 0.7; bill at front, 0.3.
Bill dusky, yellow beneath; irides dark-brown; legs pale brown.
Above olive-green, brightest on the rump, wings, and tail; crown dusky, with a pale mesial line, not always very distinct; two conspicuous yellowish-white wing-bars, the hind one the broader of the two, and behind this is a dark patch ; tertiaries conspicuously margined with whitish; secondaries and some of the primaries slightly tipped with the same; axillaries with the forepart of the wing underneath pale yellow; supercilia and plumage beneath greenish albescent.
This is another winter visitant to the Deccan.