Genus EUNETTA

The generic characters are confined to the male, and are the presence of a bushy nuchal crest, elongate sickle-shaped tertiaries, and long upper and under tail-coverts equalling or exceeding the tail-feathers in length. Fourteen rectrices.

Sexes distinct. Females do not differ in structure from those of Nettium. A single species.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds
Reference: 
Blanford, William Thomas, ed. The Fauna of British India: Including Ceylon and Burma. Vol. 4. 1898.
Title in Book: 
Genus EUNETTA
Book Author: 
William Thomas Blanford
Year: 
1898
Page No: 
438
M_ID: 
407
M_SN: 
Anas
Volume: 
Vol. 4
Term name: 
id: 
2328

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