150. Phylloscopus lugubris

150. BLYTH’S WILLOW-WARBLER.
PHYLLOSCOPUS LUGUBRIS.
Phylloscopus lugubris. (Blyth). Ann. Nat. Hist. Ser. xii. p. 98 (1843) ; Seebohm, Cat. B. Br. Mus. v. p. 48 ; Pleske, Prjevalsky’s Reisen, Vogel, ii. p. 111 ; (Oates), F. Brit. Ind. Birds, i. p. 417.
Male ad. (Himalayas). Resembles P. magnirostris but is darker and smaller and has the 2nd primary intermediate between the 9th and 10th, the 1st primary being very long, occasionally 0.8 in length, the 4th and 5th longest. Culmen 0.5, wing 2.6, tail 2.1, tarsus 0.75 inch.
Hab. Sikhim in summer and probably in other parts of the Himalayas, wintering in Bengal, Assam, and centra Tenasserim, and has been recorded from the Philippines ; eastward, it was obtained by Colonel Prjevalsky in Mongolia, on the upper waters of the Chuanche in Kan-su where it is he says, common.
In habits it does not differ from its allies. Its nest and eggs are not known.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 1. 1902.
Title in Book: 
150. Phylloscopus lugubris
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
150
Year: 
1902
Page No: 
103
Common name: 
Blyth’s Willow Warbler
M_ID: 
23044
M_CN: 
Blyth's Leaf Warbler
M_SN: 
Phylloscopus reguloides
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
10070

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