323. Actinodura egertoni ripponi

(323) Actinodura egertoni ripponi.

RIPPON'S BAR-WING.

Actinodura ripponi Ogilvie-Grant, Ibis, 1907, p. 166 (Mt. Victoria).

Vernacular names. Pong-prap (Kachin).

Description. Similar to A. e. khasiana but with the crown dark grey as in A. e. egertoni and the back, rump and upper tail-coverts olive-green.

Colours of soft parts and Measurements as in the other races. Distribution. Chin and Kachin Hills.

Nidification and Habits differ in no way from those of the two other birds. Ten eggs taken by Harington, Mackenzie, Grant and others average 23.0 x 17.5 mm. Harington obtained their nests from bamboo clumps.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.1 1922.
Title in Book: 
323. Actinodura egertoni ripponi
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
323
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
305
Common name: 
Rippon's Bar Wing
M_ID: 
25038
M_SN: 
Actinodura egertoni ripponi
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2763

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