Sylvia affinis

Sylvia affinis, Blyth.

582. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 209 ; Butler, Guzerat; Stray Feathers, Vol. III, p. 487 ; Deccan, Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 409 ; Murray's Vertebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 161; Swinhoe and Barnes, Central India ; Ibis, 1885, p. 126.

THE ALLIED GREY WARBLER.

Length, 6 ; wing, 2.65 ; tail, 2.25 ; tarsus, 0.75 ; bill at front, 0.45.

Bill brown ; irides brownish-yellow ; legs brown.

Head and neck cinereous; ears dusky; the rest of the plumage above reddish-cinereous; wing and tail brownish; outer tail feathers nearly all white, the others only tipped with white; throat white; rest of the plumage beneath white with a tinge of reddish.

The Allied Grey Warbler is generally distributed throughout the district during the cold weather.

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: 
Sylvia affinis
Spp Author: 
Blyth.
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
232
Common name: 
Allied Grey Warbler
M_ID: 
25139
M_SN: 
Sylvia curruca halimodendri
Term name: 
id: 
11718

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