Genus SYLVIPARUS

This genus closely resembles Parus but differs in having a proportionately shorter, smaller bill and a square or very slightly forked tail; plumage greenish with no ventral band. There is only one species.
Sylviparus modestus.
Key to Subspecies. [ p 88
A. Above olive-green, "below ochraceous yellow... S. m. modestus,
B. Above darker and duller, below dull yellowish [p. 88,
grey S. m. saturatior,
C. Above paler and brighter, below blighter and [p. 89.
paler and more yellow S. m. simlaensis,

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: 
Genus SYLVIPARUS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
88
M_ID: 
21034
M_SN: 
Sylviparus
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
2457

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