Family INDICATORIDAE

Bill stout, short. Tail-feathers 12 (except in one aberrant African genus). Wing long and pointed; only 9 primaries; no short primary, the first nearly as long as the second. Ventral feather-tract forked on the throat, but not on each side of the breast.

Ethiopian and Oriental regions. A single genus is found in India.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India including Ceylon and Burma
Reference: 
Blanford, William Thomas, ed. The Fauna of British India: Including Ceylon and Burma. Vol.3 1895.
Title in Book: 
Family INDICATORIDAE
Book Author: 
William Thomas Blanford
Year: 
1895
Page No: 
80
M_ID: 
10254
M_SN: 
Indicatoridae
Volume: 
Vol. 3
Term name: 
id: 
1377

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