213. Pomatorhinus ferruginosus mariae

(213) Pomatorhinus ferruginosus mariae.

WALDEN'S SCIMITAR-BABBLER.

Pomatorhinus mariae Walden, A. M. N. H., xv, p. 403 (1875) (Tounghoo Hills).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. This is a pale form of albigularis, and the under parts are very pale buff with no tinge of rufous.

Colours of soft parts and Measurements as in the last bird. Distribution. Toungoo and Karen Hills, Yamethen," Upper Burma.

Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded.

This and the last bird are undoubtedly only races of P. ferruginosus, although the extremes of difference between birds from Nepal and birds from the Karen Hills are very great.
Pomatorhinus ruficollis.
Key to Subspecies.
A. Upper plumage ruddy brown P. r. ruficollis, p. 216.
B. Upper plumage olive-brown P. r. bakeri, p. 217.

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.1 1922.
Title in Book: 
213. Pomatorhinus ferruginosus mariae
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
213
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
215
Common name: 
Waldens Scimitar Babbler
M_ID: 
24234
M_SN: 
Pomatorhinus ferruginosus albogularis
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2625

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