SUB-FAMILY, Fuligulinae

SUB-FAMILY, Fuligulinae.

Hind-toe short, bordered by a more or less wide web; wings shorter than in the last sub-family ; tarsus short, more compressed, set further backwards; feet large, the web reaching to the very end of the toes, and wide ; tail generally short, rounded, or somewhat wedged.

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, Fuligulinae
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
411
id: 
12180

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