Genus OREOCORYS

Genus OREOCORYS.

Oreocorys Sharpe, Cat. Birds B. M.. x, p. 622 (1885). Type^ Oreocorys sylvanus Hodgs.
The genus Oreocorys contains a single species distinguished from all other Pipits by the rather attenuated, very pointed tail-feathers, which retain, however, the true Pipit white tail-pattern on the outer feathers. The second to the fifth primaries are notched on the outer webs.

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: 
Genus OREOCORYS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
299
M_ID: 
30360
M_SN: 
Anthus
Volume: 
Vol. 3
Term name: 
id: 
4062

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