373. Tribura mandellii

373. Tribura mandellii.

Mandelli's Bush- Warbler.

Dumeticola mandelli, Brooks, S. F. iii, p. 284 (1875), viii, p. 475. Tribura mandellii (Brooks), Brooks, S. F. ix, p. 240. Schoenicola mandellii (Brooks), Hume, S. F. xi, p. 205.

Coloration. Resembles T. luteiventris. Differs in having the breast ash-grey and in having a few spots or marks, sometimes obsolete, sometimes more or less distinct, on the throat and breast, in having the bill rather larger, the upper mandible always blackish and the lower one dusky, not yellow throughout. Of the same size as T. luteiventris.

Distribution. Sikhim (February to May); Shillong (October).

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: 
373. Tribura mandellii
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
CatNo: 
373
Year: 
1889
Page No: 
365
Common name: 
Mandellis Bush Warbler
M_ID: 
23306
M_CN: 
Russet Bush Warbler
M_SN: 
Locustella mandelli
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
519

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