Sula cyanops

Sula cyanops, Sund.

999bis. :- Murray's Vertebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 328.

THE WHITE BOOBY.

Length, 32.5 ; wing, 16.5 ; tail, 8; tarsus, 2.25 ; bill at front, 4. Bill horny-blackish at base ; irides lemon-yellow; legs and feet bluish-grey.

Face to behind the eyes and throat nude ; entire head, neck, back, rump, upper tail-coverts, and entire lower parts white with a slight fulvous tinge; primaries, secondaries and tertials, also the, tail, black.

The White Booby occurs on the Sind Coast.

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: 
Sula cyanops
Spp Author: 
Sund.
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
436
Common name: 
White Booby
M_ID: 
2408
M_CN: 
Masked Booby
M_SN: 
Sula dactylatra
Term name: 
id: 
12243

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