202. Pomatorhinus schisticeps pinwilli

(202) Pomatorhinus schisticeps pinwilli.

SHARPENS SLATY-HEADED SCIMITAR-BABBLER.

Pomatorhinus pinwilli Sharpe, Cat. B. M., vii, p. 413 (1883) (Simla).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. A small race of schisticeps, similar in colour but with the chestnut a trifle less deep in colour and with the rufous collar on the nape more pronounced.

Colours of soft parts as in P. s. schisticeps.

Measurements. A small bird; wing from 85 to 95 mm., generally about 90 to 91 mm.
Distribution. N.W. Himalayas to Garhwal.

Nidification and Habits similar to those of the other races.

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: 
202. Pomatorhinus schisticeps pinwilli
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
202
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
208
Common name: 
Sharpens Slaty Headed Scimitar Babbler
M_ID: 
24189
M_CN: 
White-browed Scimitar Babbler
M_SN: 
Pomatorhinus schisticeps
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2614

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