260. Turdinulus epilepidotus davisoni

(260) Turdinulus epilepidotus davisoni.

DAVISON'S WREN-BABBLER.

Turdinulus davisoni O.-Grant, Bull, B, O. C, xxv, p. 97 (1909) (Thoungyah).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Differs from either of the two preceding birds in having no black spots on the throat; the under parts are olive- brown, the flanks and sides of the breast more rufous.

Measurements. Wing about 55 to 57 mm.

Distribution. Tenasserim and N. Malay States.

Nidification like that of the last species. Four eggs taken near Perak by Mr. W. A. T. Kellow measure 18.2 x 14.8 mm.

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: 
260. Turdinulus epilepidotus davisoni
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
260
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
254
Common name: 
Davisons Wren Babbler
M_ID: 
24501
M_SN: 
Napothera epilepidota davisoni
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2680

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