261. Turdinulus epilepidotus bakeri

(261) Turdinulus epilepidotus bakeri.

BAKER'S WREN-BABBLER.

Turdinulus epilepidotus bakeri Harington, Bull. B. O. C, xxxiii, p. 94 (1913) (Na Noi, S. Shan States).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Differs from the last in having the upper parts much darker and the under parts more olive-brown with no rufous on the flanks.

Colours of soft parts and Measurements as in Austen's Wren-Babbler.

Distribution. The Southern Shan States and Karenni, Burma.

Nidification similar to that of others of the genus. Three eggs sent me from the S. Shan States measure about 20.5 x 16.8 mm. and are probably greatly above the average in size.

Habits.' Those of the genus.

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: 
261. Turdinulus epilepidotus bakeri
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
261
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
255
Common name: 
Baker's Wren Babbler
M_ID: 
24500
M_SN: 
Napothera epilepidota bakeri
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2681

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