Genus HOREITES

This genus, which contains but one species, differs from Horornis in having a much more graduated tail, and the frontal feathers short and smooth, with no supplementary bristles in front of the rictus.

It inhabits the Himalayas at great altitudes.

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: 
Genus HOREITES
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
Year: 
1889
Page No: 
440
M_ID: 
22814
M_SN: 
Cettia
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
624

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