(680) Culicicapa ceylonensis orientalis.
The Chinese Grey-headed Flycatcher.
Culicicapa ceylonensis orientalis Stuart Baker, Bull. B. O. C, xliv, p. 11 (1923) (Szechuan). Culicicapa ceylonensis (part.). Blanf. & Oates, ii, p. 38.
Vernacular names. None recorded.
Description. Decidedly darker above than in G. c. ceylonensis, with a darker grey head" and less yellow on the rump and upper tail-coverts.
Colours of soft parts as in the preceding bird.
Measurements. About the same as in the preceding bird.
Distribution. The hills of South and Central Western China, Yunnan, Shan States, Northern Siam and North Cochin China.
Nidification. Not recorded.
Habits. According to La Touche, the habits of this race do not differ from those of the Indian bird.