Genus MICROCICHLA

This genus differs from the two preceding genera in its very short tail, which is very much shorter than the wing and very slightly forked, the middle feathers reaching nearly to the tip of the outermost ones. There is only one species known, and the sexes are alike.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India including Ceylon and Burma
Reference: 
OATES EW. The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Vol.2 1890.
Title in Book: 
Genus MICROCICHLA
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
Year: 
1890
Page No: 
88
M_ID: 
28192
M_SN: 
Enicurus
Volume: 
Vol. 2
Term name: 
id: 
868

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