69. Lophophanes dichrous wellsi

(69) Lophophanes dichrous wellsi.
THE YUNNAN BROWN CRESTED TIT.

Lophophanes dichrous welisi Stuart Baker, Bull. B. O. C, xxxviii, p. 8 (1917) (W. Yunnan, Yangtse big bend).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. This form differs from both L. d. dichrous and L. d. dichroides in being much darker above and paler below, more buff than rufous. The head and back are practically concolorous and do not contrast, a distinctive feature in the latter race.

Dimensions and Colours of soft parts as in L. d. dichrous.

Distribution. Yunnan and N. Shan States.

Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded.

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: 
69. Lophophanes dichrous wellsi
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
69
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
87
Common name: 
Yunnan Brown Crested Tit
M_ID: 
21103
M_SN: 
Lophophanes dichrous wellsi
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2456

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