Genus STACHYRHIDOPSIS

This genus differs from Stachyrhis in having the culmen perfectly straight and, as before remarked, in laying spotted eggs.

The habits do not differ from those of Stachyrhis, so far as can be judged from the meagre information on record.

Key to the Species.
a. Crown chestnut.
a1. Throat yellow with black shafts…………..S. ruficeps, p. 164.
b1. Throat whitish with black shafts…………..S. rufifrons, p. 165.
b. Crown fulvous, chin black…………..S. pyrrhops, p. 165.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India including Ceylon and Burma
Reference: 
OATES EW. The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Vol.1 1889.
Title in Book: 
Genus STACHYRHIDOPSIS
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
Year: 
1889
Page No: 
164
M_ID: 
24310
M_SN: 
Stachyridopsis
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
228

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