Sylvia minuscula

Sylvia minuscula, Hume.

582bis :- Murray's Vetebrate Zoology of Sind, p. 161.

HUME'S LESSER WHITE-THROAT.

Length, 5.3; wing 2.3 to 2.4; bill at front, 0.3.

Bill brownish; irides brownish-yellow ; legs brown.

Forehead and crown pale bluish-grey ; back, rump, and upper tail-coverts isabelline fawn, or pale sandy brown; chin, throat, and under surface, white ; second primary equal to the seventh, in some intermediate between seventh and eighth.

Hume's Lesser White-throat is a not uncommon cold weather visitant to Sind and parts of Guzerat and Rajputana.

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 minuscula
Spp Author: 
Hume
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
232
Common name: 
Humes Lesser White Throat
M_ID: 
25141
M_CN: 
Desert Whitethroat
M_SN: 
Sylvia minula
Term name: 
id: 
11719

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