Phylloscopus affinis

Phylloscopus affinis, Tickell.

561. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 194; Butler, Deccan ; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 408.

TICKELL'S TREE WARBLER.

Length, 4.75 ; expanse, 7 ; wing, 2.38 ; tail, 1.9 ; tarsus, 0.74 ; bill at front, 0.36.

Bill dusky, amber beneath ; legs pale brownish-dusky, tinged with yellowish.

Above fuscous olive-green, with an extremely faint tawny tinge; no pale tips to the medial wing-coverts; supercilia, cheeks, and under parts, pale sullied greenish or oil-yellow, brightest on the middle of the belly, with a slight tawny tinge in some, and the breast and flanks a little infuscated.

Within our limits this Warbler has only been recorded as a rare cold weather visitant to parts of the Deccan.

BookTitle: 
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Reference: 
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
Title in Book: 
Phylloscopus affinis
Spp Author: 
Tickell.
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
229
Common name: 
Tickells Tree Warbler
M_ID: 
22998
M_CN: 
Tickell's Leaf Warbler
M_SN: 
Phylloscopus affinis
id: 
11706

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