Amaurornis phoenicurus.

Amaurornis phoenicurus.

Key to Subspecies.

A. Smaller; wing 142 to 160 mm…………A. p. phoenicurus, p. 23.
B. Larger; wing 157 to 178 mm.
a. Darker and blacker generally but with more white oh the forehead…………A. p. insularis, p. 25.
b. Paler and with less white on the fore-head…………A. p. chinensis, p. 24

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.6 1929.
Title in Book: 
Amaurornis phoenicurus.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1929
Page No: 
22
M_ID: 
3624
M_CN: 
White-breasted Waterhen
M_SN: 
Amaurornis phoenicurus
Volume: 
Vol. 6
id: 
4797

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