Genus TIMELIA

The genus Timelia contains only one species, and is characterized by the peculiar rigid shafts of the feathers on the forehead and crown, and by its deep black bill. The tail is longer than the wing and much graduated, the outer feather reaching to the middle of the tail.

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: 
Genus TIMELIA
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
Year: 
1889
Page No: 
131
M_ID: 
24391
M_SN: 
Timalia
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
174

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