Genus MESIA

The genus Mesia is very closely allied to Liothrix^ differing principally in the shape of the tail, which is rounded and a little graduated. The bill is exactly like that of Liothrix bub the nostril is covered by a peculiarly shaped membrane.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.1 1922.
Title in Book: 
Genus MESIA
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
353
M_ID: 
25054
M_SN: 
Leiothrix
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
2832

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