(79) AEgithaliscus concinnus pulchellus.
THE SHAN RED-HEADED TIT.
AEgithaliscus pulchellus Rippon, Bull. B. O. C, xi,p. 2 (1900) (Nanoi, S. Shan States).
Vernacular names. None recorded.
Description. Can be separated at once from Hume's Red-headed Tit by the wholly black supercilium, whilst from the next bird it can be differentiated by the colour of the crown, which is brownish buff rather than ochre.
Colours of soft parts and Measurements as in manipurensis.
Distribution. Southern Shan States, Karenni. The limits of the range of this subspecies are not yet known.
Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded. Wardlaw Ramsay got it in Karenni at 3,000 feet.