Ixus luteolus

Ixus luteolus, Less,

452. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 84 ; Butler, Deccan; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 402.

THE WHITE-BROWED BUSH BULBUL.

Length, 7.5; wing, 3.5; tail, 3.5 ; tarsus, 0.8; bill at front 0.6.

Bill blackish ; irides blood-red ; legs dark-plumbeous.

Above dull-brownish olive-green, palest on the head, where it is slightly ashy, and yellowish on the rump; quills and coverts edged with brighter green ; over the eye to the ear-coverts, and from the base of the upper mandible extending below the eye, obscure white; chin, and base of lower mandible, pale clear yellow; lower parts whitish-ashy, tinged with pale-yellow ; the breast dashed with brownish-grey, and the vent and under tail-coverts pale-yellow.

The White-browed Bush Bulbul is a permanent resident in some portions of the Deccan, but is very local, and appears to avoid the Ghat Range.

BookTitle: 
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Reference: 
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
Title in Book: 
Ixus luteolus
Spp Author: 
Less.
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
185
Common name: 
White Browed Bush Bulbul
M_ID: 
22029
M_CN: 
White-browed Bulbul
M_SN: 
Pycnonotus luteolus
id: 
11595

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