Pericrocotus brevirostris

Key to Subspecies.
A. Wing over 86 mm.*
a. Plumage black and crimson-red.
a. Below paler crimson P. b. brevirostris, p. 323.
b. Below deeper crimson P. b. affinis, p. 324.
b. Plumage grey and yellow.
c. Above grey with a distinct preen
tinge P. b. brevirostris, p. 323.
d. Above darker grey with no green
tinge P. b. affinis, p. 324.
B. Wing under 86 mm P. b. neglectus, p. 325.

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.2 1924.
Title in Book: 
Pericrocotus brevirostris
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1924
Page No: 
323
M_ID: 
18704
M_CN: 
Short-billed Minivet
M_SN: 
Pericrocotus brevirostris
Volume: 
Vol. 2
id: 
3344

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