Acrocephalus dumetorum, Bly.
516. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 155 ; Butler, Guzerat; Stray Feathers, Vol. III, p. 479 ; Deccan, Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 405 ; Murray's Vertebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 148.
THE LESSER REED WARBLER.
Length, 6 ; wing, 2.4 ; tarsus, 0.9 ; bill at front, 0.4. Bill dusky, fleshy at base beneath; irides yellow-brown; legs red-brown.
Above olive-brown, with a pale supercilium ; beneath whitish-tinged with pale earthy-brown.
The Lesser Reed Warbler occurs during the winter months' in many parts of the district; it is not common, and appears to be locally distributed.