Genus CETTIA

Cettia Bonaparte, Comp. List B. of Eur. & N. Am , p. 11 (1838). Type, Cettia cetti Marin.
The genus Cettia differs from Horeites in having the tail less graduated. In this genus the bill is about half the length of the head, slender and pointed; the frontal feathers are short and smooth and there are no supplementary hairs or bristles in front of the rictus; the wing is short and rounded and the tarsi long and powerful.

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.2 1924.
Title in Book: 
Genus CETTIA
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1924
Page No: 
514
M_ID: 
22814
M_SN: 
Cettia
Volume: 
Vol. 2
Term name: 
id: 
3615

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