Aethopyga nipalensis.

Aethopyga nipalensis.

Key to Subspecies.

A. Upper back wholly crimson-maroon ; breast yellow, much streaked with scarlet ………..AE. n. nipalensis, p. 391.
B. Upper back green, a trace of crimson only next the neck; breast all yellow………..AE. n. horsfieldi, p. 392
C, Upper back green with practically no trace of red; breast yellow lightly streaked with scarlet………..AE. n. victoria, p. 392.

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.3 1926.
Title in Book: 
Aethopyga nipalensis.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
390
M_ID: 
29232
M_CN: 
Green-tailed Sunbird
M_SN: 
Aethopyga nipalensis
Volume: 
Vol. 3
id: 
4173

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