Genus PLEGADIS

Genus PLEGADIS.

Head feathered. Chin, lores, and area in front of eye bare. Tail short. Toes strong, claws sharp and pointed, that of mid toe nearly straight.

" Drawn from memory. Killed at Shnaygheen in 1866. In all respects like the King Curlew, except the head. I saw one pair only; both had the white band." H. Elton, Mandalay, 23.2.89.

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Genus PLEGADIS
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
189
M_ID: 
2146
M_SN: 
Plegadis
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12969

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