Genus CHRYSOPHLEGMA

GENUS, Chrysophlegma, Gould.

Bill similar to that of the last, wider at the base and more compressed at the tip, slightly more curved, and shorter, with the lateral ridge nearly obsolete, only existing close to the base of the bill; the culmen blunt; tail long, cuneate ; feet short; the claws very strongly curved.

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: 
Genus CHRYSOPHLEGMA
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
117
M_ID: 
11039
M_SN: 
Picus
Term name: 
id: 
11385

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