GENUS, Ceyx, Lacepede.
Bill, as in Halcyon, large, wide, barely grooved; gonys inclined upwards; culmen flatfish; tail very short. feet with; only three, toes, two in front, one behind, the inner-toe being absent,
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
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