Genus MIRAFRA

GENUS, Mirafra, Horsf.

Bill stout, thick, compressed ; the culmen curved and convex; the tip slightly deflected; commissure gently curving; wings rather short; first quill short, second shorter than third ; fourth, fifth, and sixth, which are nearly equal; tail very short, even ; legs rather long; hind-claw moderately long.

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 MIRAFRA
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
274
M_ID: 
21401
M_SN: 
Mirafra
Term name: 
id: 
11830

Add new comment

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith