346. Certhia stoliczkae

346. Certhia stoliczkae.

Stoliczka's Tree-Creeper.

Certhia stoliczkae, Brooks, J. A. S. B. xiii, pt. ii, p. 256 (1873); Hume, 8. F. v, pp. 77, 78 ; id. Cat. no. 244 bis.

Coloration. Forehead, crown, nape, back, and ear-coverts black streaked with fulvous; rump and upper tail-coverts ferruginous; tail pale reddish brown with reddish shafts ; wing-coverts tipped with fulvous; quills dark brown, all but the first four with a pale fulvous band, above and below which the feathers are blackish; the quills tipped with buff, and with a subterminal band of the same colour on the outer webs; chin and throat whitish ; feathers round the eye, a supercilium, and cheeks buff; centre of breast and abdomen pale fulvous ; sides of the breast and abdomen, vent, and under tail-coverts deep ferruginous; under wing-coverts and axillaries pale fulvous.

Length about 6 ; tail 3.2; wing 2.8; tarsus .75; bill from gape .7.

Distribution. Sikhim and Bhutan.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India including Ceylon and Burma
Reference: 
OATES EW. The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Vol.1 1889.
Title in Book: 
346. Certhia stoliczkae
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
CatNo: 
346
Year: 
1889
Page No: 
332
Common name: 
Stoliczkas Tree Creeper
M_ID: 
26523
M_CN: 
Rusty-flanked Treecreeper
M_SN: 
Certhia nipalensis
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
478

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