101. Amaurornis bicolor

101. Amaurornis bicolor.

ELWES'S CRAKE.

Male 8" to 9". Legs dull red. Bill greenish. Head, neck, and breast ashy. Back and wings chestnut. Tail black. Prom Nepal to Assam and Manipur. Eggs (1.4 x 1.0) white, spotted sepia. (B. 1399. H. and M. ii. 217.)

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: 
101. Amaurornis bicolor
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
101
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
128
Common name: 
Elwess Crake
M_ID: 
3632
M_CN: 
Black-tailed Crake
M_SN: 
Porzana bicolor
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12802

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