(740) Pericrocotus brevirostris neglectus.
Pericrocotus neglectus Hume, S. F., v. p. 171 (1877) (Tenasserim) ; Blanf. & Oates, i. p. 484.
Vernacular names. Hnet-mintha (Burmese).
Description. A small deeply coloured race of P. b. brevirostris with a comparatively short tail. In the only specimen of a male in the British Museum there are no red edges to the central secondaries.
Colours of soft parts as in the other races.
Measurements. Wing 83 to 35 mm.; tail 81 to 84 mm.; culmen barely 11 mm.
Distribution. Muleyit Mountains and Meetan in Tenasserim.
Habits. Similar to those of the other races.