Genus STREPSILAS

Genus STREPSILAS.
Strepsilas, from=I turn, and , contracted in Attic to =a stone.

Top of bill compressed and truncated. Nostril in a groove which extends nearly half-way down bill. Remiges twenty-five. First primary longest. Tarsus transversely scaled in front, reticulated behind. Hind toe well developed. Toes without webs. Cosmopolitan.

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Genus STREPSILAS
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
152
M_ID: 
4314
M_SN: 
Arenaria
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12868

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