336. Oriolus kundoo

336. INDIAN ORIOLE.
ORIOLUS KUNDOO.
Oriolus kundoo, Sykes, P.Z.S. 1832, p. 87 ; Jerdon, B. of Ind. ii. p. 107 ; Sharpe, Cat. B. Br. Mus. iii. p. 191 ; Oates, F. Brit. Ind. Birds, i. p. 504, Hend. and Hume. Lah. to Yark. p. 200, pl. xi. Pilak, Hind. ; Vanga-pandu, Tet. ; Pawseh, Mahr. ; Pashnool, Kashm.
Male ad. (India). Differs from O. galbula only in having the black on the lores extending to a patch round and behind the eye, and having more yellow on the tail, the outermost feather being almost entirely yellow. Culmen 1.2, wing 5.6, tail 3.7, tarsus 0.95 inch.
Hab. Afghanistan, Turkestan. Kashmir, and the higher ranges of the Himalayas.
In its general habits, food, and nidification it does not differ from O. galbula.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 1. 1902.
Title in Book: 
336. Oriolus kundoo
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
336
Year: 
1902
Page No: 
227
Common name: 
Indian Oriole
M_ID: 
19483
M_CN: 
Indian Golden Oriole
M_SN: 
Oriolus kundoo
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
10398

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