Genus ANTIGONE

Genus ANTIGONE.

Antigone Reichenb., Handb. Sp. Orn., p. xxxiii (1852).

Type by orig. desig., Grus torquata Yieill.= Ardea antigone Linn. The genus Antigone differs from Grus in having nearly the whole head and neck bare; the hind-neck, face and chin covered with coarse granulations.

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 ANTIGONE
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1929
Page No: 
54
M_ID: 
3801
M_SN: 
Grus
Volume: 
Vol. 6
Term name: 
id: 
4833

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