444. Tickellia hodgsoni

444. Tickellia hodgsoni.

The Broad-billed Flycatcher-Warbler.

Abrornis hodgsoni, Moore in Horsf. & M. Cat. i, p. 412 (1854). Tickellia hodgsoni (Moore), Jerd. & Blyth, P. Z. S. 1801, p. 199; Jerd. B. I. ii, p. 206 ; Blanf. J. A. S. B. xli, pt. ii, p. 164; Hume, Cat. no. 579. Cryptolopha hodgsoni (Moore), Sharpe, Cat. B. M. iv, p. 406.
The Broad-billed Warbler, Jerd.

Coloration. Forehead and crown dark chestnut; upper plumage olive-green tinged with yellow on the rump; wing-coverts, quills, and tail dark brown edged with olive-green ; the two outer pairs of tail-feathers white on the inner web; a pale grey supercilium ; lores and sides of the head dark ashy; chin, throat, and breast grey ; remainder of lower plumage bright yellow.

Bill horny, yellowish at base beneath ; legs yellowish (Jerdon).

Length about 4 ; tail 1.8 ; wing 1.8 ; tarsus .8 ; bill from gape .55.

Distribution. Sikhim. Hodgson procured this species in Sikhim only, and not in Nepal, where there is no evidence of its occurrence.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India including Ceylon and Burma
Reference: 
OATES EW. The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Vol.1 1889.
Title in Book: 
444. Tickellia hodgsoni
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
CatNo: 
444
Year: 
1889
Page No: 
432
Common name: 
Broad Billed Flycatcher Warbler
M_ID: 
22759
M_CN: 
Broad-billed Warbler
M_SN: 
Tickellia hodgsoni
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
609

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