207. Lioptila castanoptera

207. Lioptila castanoptera.

Fea's Sibia.

Malarias castanopterus, Salvadori, Ann. Mus. Civ. Gen. (2) vii, p. 303 (1889).

Coloration. Resembles L. melanoleuca, and differs merely in having the greater portion of the tertiaries and greater wing-coverts chestnut.

Bill and legs black.

Length about 9; tail 4.3; wing 3.7; tarsus 1.1; bill from gape .9.

Distribution. Mr. Fea procured this species in the Karen hills east of Toungngoo in Burma, and I have recently examined a specimen which was obtained at Fort Stedman in the Shan States by Dr. Manders.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India including Ceylon and Burma
Reference: 
OATES EW. The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Vol.1 1889.
Title in Book: 
207. Lioptila castanoptera
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
CatNo: 
207
Year: 
1889
Page No: 
199
Common name: 
Feas Sibia
M_ID: 
25089
M_SN: 
Heterophasia melanoleuca castanoptera
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
285

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