Genus HELIOPAIS

Genus HELIOPAIS.

No frontal shield. Toes webbed only at base, lobed as in Coots and broadly fringed. Wing round. Second quill longest or second and third equal. Tail of eighteen feathers, about half the length of the wing, short and rounded, soft and broad. Sexes differ slightly.

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Genus HELIOPAIS
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
134
M_ID: 
3366
M_SN: 
Heliopais
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12816

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