Phylloscopus tristis, Bly.
554. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 190; Butler, Guzerat; Stray Feathers, Vol. III, p. 486 ; Deccan, Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 408; Murray's Vertebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 159.
THE BROWN TREE WARBLER.
Length, 5 ; expanse, 7.25 ; wing, 2.45; tail, 2; tarsus, 0.75 ; bill at front, 0.37.
Bill blackish, yellow beneath and at gape; irides brown; legs brownish-black.
Above uniform dull brown, below albescent, with a faint tinge of ruddy on the pale supercilia ; sides of neck, breast, and flanks, axillaries, and fore part of the wing underneath, pure light-yellow.
The Brown Tree Warbler is generally distributed throughout the Presidency, but only as a seasonal visitant.