212. Accentor rufilatus

212. SUBSP. ACCENTOR RUFILATUS.
Accentor rufilatus, Severtz. Zap. Turk. Otd. i. p. 45 (1879) ; Sharpe, Cat. B. Br. Mus. viii. p. 664 ; Pleske, Prjevalsky’s Reisen, ii. p. 140, Taf. iv. fig. 4.
Ad. (Turkestan). Differs from A. collaris in having the scapulars rusty red, the rump unstriped, and the flanks' deep rusty red ; bill blackish, the lower mandible yellowish at the base ; legs brownish flesh ; iris brown. Culmen 0.6, wing 3.9, tail 2.5, tarsus 0.9 inch. First quill shorter than the coverts, second equals the sixth, the third, fourth, and fifth longest.
Hab. Turkestan to the neighbourhood of Gilgit and Northern Kashmir.
Nothing is on record respecting its general habits which pro¬bably do not differ from those of A. collaris, and its nest and eggs are as yet unknown, but it is said to breed in July in Turkestan.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 1. 1902.
Title in Book: 
212. Accentor rufilatus
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
212
Year: 
1902
Page No: 
150
M_ID: 
30254
M_SN: 
Prunella collaris rufilata
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
10883

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