143. Aegialitis vereda.
THE EASTERN DOTTEREL.
Male 8 1/4" to 9 1/2". Legs yellowish. Bill black.— In winter: Crown and neck brown, more or less huffy below. Under-tail white. Shafts of first and second primaries white, of the third dark throughout. Axillaries dark grey.— In summer : Crown and above white. Forehead, eyelids, and chin white. Collar buff. Broad rufous breast-band. Breeds in N, China and Mongolia, and winters in Malay Peninsula and Australia. (B. 1445. S.F. i. 83.)
(ii.) A white ring round the neck.