Genus GLAREOLA

Genus GLAREOLA,

Glareola, Brisson, Orn., i, p. 48 (1760).

Type by taut., Hint ado pratincola Linn. Characters those of the subfamily.

Key to Species.

A. Tail deeply forked; wing exceeding 170 mm.
a. Outer tail-feathers exceeding central tail-feathers by about 50 mm…………G. pratincola, p. 89.
b. Outer tail-feathers exceeding central tail-feathers by 25 mm. or less…………G. maldivarum, p. 90.
B. Tail nearly even ; wing under 170 mm…………G. lactea, p. 92.

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.6 1929.
Title in Book: 
Genus GLAREOLA
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1929
Page No: 
89
M_ID: 
4412
M_SN: 
Glareola
Volume: 
Vol. 6
Term name: 
id: 
4876

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