Pomatorhinus horsfieldi, Sykes.
404. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 31; Butler, Deccan ; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 400.
THE SOUTHERN SCIMITAR BABBLER.
Length, 9.5 ; wing, 3.8; tail, 4 ; tarsus, 1.3 ; bill at front, 1.
Bill yellow, dusky above ; irides dark-red ; legs dusky-green.
Above deep olive-brown ; a white superciliary stripe ; neck in front, breast, and middle of abdomen, white; the flanks, vent, and under tail-coverts olive-brown.
The Southern Scimitar Babbler has the same range as the preceding, but is much more common and is a permanent resident.