Acrocephalus agricolus

Acrocephalus agricolus, Jerdon.

517. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 156; Butler, Deccan ; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 406 ; Murray's Vertebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 149.

THE PADDY FIELD WARBLER.

Length, 5.25; wing, 2.25; tail, 2.25; tarsus, 0.9; bill at front, 0.4.

Bill brown, paler beneath; irides yellow-brown ; legs brown.

Above pale rufous-brown, brightest on the rump ; wings brown, edged with rufous ; tail dull brown; beneath whitish, tinged with fulvous, and brownish on the flanks.

The Paddy Field Warbler occurs as a cold weather visitant to Sind; it is also not uncommon at the same season near Belgaum.

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: 
Acrocephalus agricolus
Spp Author: 
Jerdon.
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
211
Common name: 
Paddy Field Warbler
M_ID: 
23257
M_CN: 
Paddyfield Warbler
M_SN: 
Acrocephalus agricola
id: 
11663

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