123. Esacus magnirostris.
THE AUSTRALIAN STONE-PLOVER.
Male 22 1/2". Legs yellow. Bill greenish. Culmen curved, convex. Band round eye extending back over ear-coverts. Chin and throat pure white. Nape, back, and scapulars earth-brown. First five primaries umber-brown. Sixth primary white. Australia and Malay Archipelago, Borneo, the Andamans, and Cocos Islands. Eggs 2.6 x 1.75. A bird of the seashore. (B. 1420, S.F. ii. 290.)