Genus LATICILLA

GENUS, Laticilla, Blyth.

Bill of moderate Length, compressed, slender, nearly straight: Culmen gently curved, barely hooked at tip; a few distant, short rictal setae; wings short, rounded; fourth and fifth quills longest; tail long, graduated; the feathers very broad and soft; tarsus long ; middle-toe elongated ; lateral toes unequal; hind-toe rather short.

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 LATICILLA
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
184
M_ID: 
24400
M_SN: 
Laticilla
Term name: 
id: 
11586

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