SUB-FAMILY, Plectropterinae

SUB-FAMILY, Plectropterinae.

Wings generally with one or more spurs on the shoulder; bill, in most, furnished with a boss or protuberance at the base ; legs in general long; plumage glossed black and white.

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, Plectropterinae
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
396
id: 
12147

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