308. Motacilla xanthophrys

308. SUBSP. MOTACILLA XANTHOPHRYS.
Motacilla xanthoprys, Sharpe, Cat. B. Br. Mus. x. p. 532, pl. viii. fig. 6 ; Dresser, ix. 147, pl. 664.
Male ad. Differs from M. melanocephala in having a clearly defined bright yellow supercilium.
Hab. The shores of the Black Sea to Persia.
In habits it does not differ from M. melanocephala, and its nest and eggs doubtless resemble those of that species, but are as yet unknown.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 1. 1902.
Title in Book: 
308. Motacilla xanthophrys
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
308
Year: 
1902
Page No: 
207
M_ID: 
30297
M_CN: 
Western Yellow Wagtail
M_SN: 
Motacilla flava
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
10913

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