Order PHOENICOPTERI

Order PHOENICOPTERI

FLAMINGOES.

Bill abruptly bent in the middle. Margins of bill laminated. Tarsus scutellated in front and behind. Ventral tract bare. Desmognathous. Young covered with down and able to run. When hatched the bill is straight. Tropical.

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Order PHOENICOPTERI
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
249
Volume: 
4th ed.
id: 
13129

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