Phylloscopus nitidus

Phylloscopus nitidus, hath.

559. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 193 ; Butler, Deccan ; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 408 ; Murray's Vertebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 159.

THE BRIGHT-GREEN TREE WARBLER.

Length, 4.75; expanse, 7.25 ; wing, 2.25 to 2.5 ; tail, 1.75 to 2 ; tarsus, 0.7 ; bill at front, 0.4.

Above lively green, below unsullied pale yellowish, brightest about the breast; a pale wing-band formed by the tips of the larger coverts of the secondaries.

This Tree Warbler is common during the cold weather in the Deccan and occurs again in Sind ; it has not been recorded from Guzerat, where probably it has been overlooked.

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 nitidus
Spp Author: 
Hath.
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
228
Common name: 
Bright Green Tree Warbler
M_ID: 
23030
M_CN: 
Green Warbler
M_SN: 
Phylloscopus nitidus
id: 
11704

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