903. Abrornis flavogularis

(903) Abrornis flavogularis.

The Yellow-throated Flycatcher-Warbler.

Abrornis flavogularis Godw.-Austen, J. A. S. B., xlvi, pt. ii, p. 44 (1877) (Sadiya); Blanf. & Oates, i, p. 431.

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Lores blackish; a supercilium from the forehead to the nape white ; forehead to crown dark ashy-brown, changing to ashy-grey on remainder of upper plumage; wings dark brown, edged with ashy olive-green ; tail brown, the two outer white on the inner webs and the next pair also edged with white ; sides of head mottled grey and white; chin and upper throat yellow; (remainder of lower plumage greyish white.

Colours of soft parts. Bill " dark above, orange below" (Godw.-Austen).

Measurements. Wing 48 mm.; tail 36 mm.; tarsus 19 mm.; culmen 9 mm.

Distribution. One specimen only known from Sadiya.

Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded.

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: 
903. Abrornis flavogularis
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
903
Year: 
1924
Page No: 
499
Common name: 
Yellow Throated Flycatcher Warbler
M_ID: 
23115
M_SN: 
Phylloscopus xanthoschistos flavogularis
Volume: 
Vol. 2
id: 
3587

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