296. Asarcornis scutulata

296. Asarcornis scutulata.

THE WHITE-WINGED WOOD-DUCK.

Scutulata=diamond or lozenge-shaped, chequered. Deo-hans, Assam.

Male 28" to 32". Legs orange. Base orange, base and tip black. Head and neck white, speckled black. Lower parts brown, tinged with dusky red. Assam, Tenasserim, Malay Peninsula, and Java. (J. 955. B. 1585. H. & M, iii. 147.)

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: 
296. Asarcornis scutulata
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
296
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
258
Common name: 
White Winged Wood Duck
M_ID: 
381
M_CN: 
White-winged Duck
M_SN: 
Asarcornis scutulata
Volume: 
4th ed.
id: 
13153

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