82. Aegithaliscus bonvaloti sharpei

(82) AEgithaliscus bonvaloti sharpei.

THE MT. VICTORIA BLACK-HEADED TIT.
AEgithaliscus sharpei Rippon, Bull. B. O. C, xiv, p. 84 (1904) (Mt. Victoria, Chin Hills).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Similar to the preceding bird, but is wholly rufescent on breast and belly. The pectoral band is brownish and the black on chin and on the throat is V-shaped.

Measurements. Wing 50 to 55 mm.; tail 48 to 51 mm.; "culmen 0.3", tarsus 0.65" " (Sharpe).
Distribution. Higher mountains of the Chin Hills.

Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded beyond the fact that it is found in forests on the mountains of the Mt. Victoria chain at 5,000 feet and upwards.

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: 
82. Aegithaliscus bonvaloti sharpei
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
82
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
97
Common name: 
Mt Victoria Black Headed Tit
M_ID: 
22912
M_CN: 
Burmese Bushtit
M_SN: 
Aegithalos sharpei
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
2472

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