Alseonax latirostris, Raffles.
297. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. I, p. 459 ; Butler, Deccan ; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 396.
THE SOUTHERN BROWN FLY-CATCHER.
Length, 5.5 ; wing, 2.75 ; tail, 2 ; tarsus, 0.53 ; bill at front, 0.3.
Bill dusky-yellow at gape and beneath, and dusky at tip; irides deep-brown; legs brown.
Above light brownish-grey, beneath white, tinged with very pale-ashy on the breast, sides of throat, and flanks; eyelids conspicuously white.
The Southern Brown Fly-catcher occurs sparingly throughout the Deccan, but is rather more common at Belgaum and Ratnagiri It has not been recorded from either Sind or Guzerat.