56. Microperdix manipurensis

56. Microperdix manipurensis.

HUME'S PAINTED BUSH-QUAIL.

Male 7 1/2'', 3 oz. Legs orange. Bill dusky.— Male: Forehead, supercilium, cheeks, chin, and throat maroon. Spots behind eye and ear white. Upper plumage olive-grey, with central black marks. Shaft streaks on sides wanting. Below buff, with black shaft streak transversely barred, forming cross-shaped black marks. Outer webs of primaries barred rufous.— Female: Head, chin, and throat grey. Below rufous. Sikkim and S.E. Manipur. (B. 1361. O. 20. O.G. i. 159.)

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
56. Microperdix manipurensis
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
56
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
93
Common name: 
Humes Painted Bush Quail
M_ID: 
1382
M_CN: 
Manipur Bush Quail
M_SN: 
Perdicula manipurensis
Volume: 
4th ed.
id: 
12719

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