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.
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
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