325. Actinodura ramsayi radcliffei

(325) Actinodura ramsayi radcliffei.

THE RUBY MINES BAR-WING.

Actinodura ramsayi radcliffei Harington, Bull. B. O. C, xiii, p. 9 (1910) (Ruby Mines).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. " Differs from A. ramsayi in having the fore part of the head and crest darker ferruginous, the general colour of the upper parts ochraceous ; the abdomen is conspicuously white, and the feathers of the throat have rather conspicuous shaft-streaks."

Colours of soft parts. " Iris brown ; bill dark brown; legs pale brown''

Measurements. "Total length about 246 mm.; culmen 20 mm.; wing 91-4 mm,; tail 127 mm.; tarsus 30.5 mm."

Distribution. " The type, the only specimen obtained, was shot by Col. H. Delme-Radcliffe in the Ruby Mines District, Upper Burma."

Nidification and Habits unknown.

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: 
325. Actinodura ramsayi radcliffei
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
325
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
306
Common name: 
Ruby Mines Bar Wing
M_ID: 
25041
M_SN: 
Actinodura ramsayi radcliffei
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
2765

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