Genus HEMIPUS

GENUS, Hemipus, Hodgson.

Much as in Tephrodornis, but the bill more flat, depressed and wider at the base; rictal bristles small; nostrils concealed ; wing moderate, third quill almost equal to fourth ; tail narrow, graduated; legs and feet small.

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 HEMIPUS
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
148
M_ID: 
17970
M_SN: 
Hemipus
Term name: 
id: 
11478

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