GENUS, Caccabis, Kaup.
Bill somewhat lengthened, stout, red; tarsi of male with a blunt spur, red; tail of 12 or 14 feathers not quite concealed by the upper-coverts; a small nude patch behind the eye ; plumage not mottled.
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
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