Genus III. BIBLIS

Genus III. BIBLIS.
Type.
Biblis, Lesson, Compl. Buff. viii. p. 495 (1837) ..... B. rupestris.
Ptyonoprogne, Reichenb. Syst. Av. pl. lxxxvii. fig. 6 (1850) ..... B. rupestris. Krimnochelidon, Tickell, teste Walden, Ibis, 1876, p. 376 ..... B. concolor.
Range. From North-eastern and Equatorial Africa, through Palestine and Persia to Central Asia, the Indian Peninsula, and the Burmese countries.
Clavis specierum.
a. Guttur et praepectus pallide isabellina aut arenarea in colorem abdominis vix saturatiorem mergentes.
a'. Major : saturatior : ala 4.9 poll. : mentum minute brunneo maculatum ..... 1. rupestris, p. 99.
b'. Minor : pallidior : ala minime 6.0 poll. : mentum haud maculatum ..... 2. obsoleta, p. 111.
b. Guttur et prtepectus rufescentes : abdomine fumoso.
c'. Majores : guttur rufese=cens, unicolor ..... {3. fuligula, p. 115., 4. anderssoni, p. 119., 5. rufigula, p. 121.
d'. Minor : guttur sordide rufescens, brunneo striolatum ..... 6. concolor, p. 123.

BookTitle: 
A Monograph Of The Hirundinidae Or Family Of Swallows.
Reference: 
Sharpe, Richard Bowdler, and Claude Wilmott Wyatt. A Monograph of the Hirundinidae: Or Family of Swallows. Vol. 1. 1894.
Title in Book: 
Genus III. BIBLIS
Book Author: 
Richard Bowdler
Year: 
1894
Page No: 
99
M_ID: 
22540
M_SN: 
Ptyonoprogne
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
9854

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