(1106) Passer rutilans debilis.
The Kashmir Cinnamon Sparrow.
Passer rutilans delilis Hartert. Vog. Pal., i, p. 163 (1904) (Sind-Tai in Kashmir). Passed cinnamomeus. Blanf. & Oates, ii, p. 240 (part).
Vernacular names. Lali gouriya (Hind.).
Description. Bather paler in both sexes and more decidedly yellow on the under plumage of the male.
Colours of soft parts as in the preceding bird.
Measurements. Wing 70 to 75 mm.
Distribution. The whole of the North-West Himalayas to Kuman and Garhwal.
Nidification and Habits. Similar to those of the preceding race. Forty eggs average 19.0 x 14.1 mm. The principal breed¬ing months are April and May but many birds have second broods in June and July.