Genus HARPACTES

GENUS, Harpactes, Swains.

Bill strong, broad and deep, conic much curved; margins of the mandibles smooth; nostrils partially covered by tufts of hair-like feathers; tarsus half feathered; anterior toes of equal Length, barely joined at the base; a naked skin round the eyes.

BookTitle: 
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Reference: 
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
Title in Book: 
Genus HARPACTES
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
92
M_ID: 
8897
M_SN: 
Harpactes
Term name: 
id: 
11317

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