GENUS, Yungipicus, Bonap.
Of small size; plumage spotted, or banded black and white above; bill barely straight; lateral ridge near the culmen; wings long; tail, with the two central feathers, longest; the outer feathers soft and rounded.
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
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