71. Sylviparus modestus simlaensis

(71) Sylviparus modestus simlaensis.

THE SIMLA. YELLOW-BROWED TIT.

Sylviparus modestus simlaensis Stuart Baker, Bull. B. O. C., xxxviii, p. 8 (1917) (Simla).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Differs from the true modestus in being a much brighter yellower green above and in being paler and purer yellow below.

Colour of soft parts and Measurements as in the Nepal bird.

Distribution. Simla Hills, northwards. The division between the Garhwal and Simla birds is curious and unusual but is very marked.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.1 1922.
Title in Book: 
71. Sylviparus modestus simlaensis
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
71
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
88
Common name: 
Simla Yellow Browed Tit
M_ID: 
21036
M_SN: 
Sylviparus modestus simlaensis
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2459

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