231. Dumetia albigularis abuensis

(231) Dumetia albigularis abuensis.

THE MOUNT ABU BABBLER.

Dumetia albigularis abuensis Harington, J. B. N. H. S., xxiii, p. 429 (1915) (Mt. Abu).

Vernacular names. Pandi jitta (Tel.).

Description. Differs from the last bird in having the whole crown chestnut and the under parts much darker. Colours of soft parts as in the last, but the iris dark brown. Measurements the same as in the last.

Distribution. The country round Mt. Abu, Deesa, and down to Mahabdeshwar.

Nidification and Habits as in Dumetia a. albigularis. Three eggs taken by Lieut. H. E. Barnes in Deesa measure about 17.6 x 14.0 mm.

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.1 1922.
Title in Book: 
231. Dumetia albigularis abuensis
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
231
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
230
Common name: 
Mount Abu Babbler
M_ID: 
24341
M_SN: 
Dumetia hyperythra abuensis
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
2646

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