Hypolais pallida

Hypolais pallida, Hemp, & Her

553ter. :- Murray's Vertebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 158 ; Stray Feathers, Vol. VII, p. 398.

THE PALE TREE WARBLER.

Length, 5 ; wing, 2.63; tail, 2.2 ; tarsus, 0.83 ; culmen, 0.62..

Bill horn-brown, dull yellowish at base beneath ; irides dark-brown ; legs pale horn-brown.

Upper parts pale dull olive-brown, clearer on the back in color, and rather lighter on the rump ; from the base of the bill over the eye a rather indistinct yellowish stripe; win'- lark-brown ; the inner secondaries lighter in color, all the feathers having lighter margins; tail dark-brown, very narrowly edged with lighter brown; under parts buffy-white; the throat and the centre of the abdomen almost pure white; flanks washed with pale brownish.

The Pale Tree Warbler only occurs in Sind as a cold weather visitant.

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: 
Hypolais pallida
Spp Author: 
Hemp. & ehr
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
225
Common name: 
Pale Tree Warbler
M_ID: 
23284
M_CN: 
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler
M_SN: 
Iduna pallida
Term name: 
id: 
11696

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