(337) Siva cyanouroptera sordida.
THE DULL SIVA.
Siva sordida Hume, S. F., v, p. 104 (1877) (Muleyit); Blanf. & Oates, i, p. 210.
Vernacular names. None recorded.
Description. Differs from Hodgson's Blue-winged Siva in having the upper parts earthy-brown, the under parts entirely white and no white tips to the wing-quills.
Colours of soft parts. " Lower mandible, legs, feet and claws whitey-brown; upper mandible darker but still pale brown; iris creamy-white " (Gates).
Measurements. Wing 62 mm.; tail 68 mm.; culmen 14 mm.
Distribution. Mt. Muleyit in Tenasserim.
Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded.