147. Ianthocincla austeni victoriae

(147) Ianthocincla austeni victoriae.

THE CHIN HILLS LAUGHING-THRUSH.

Ianthocincla victoria Rippon, Bull. B. O. C, xvi, p, 47 (1906) (Mt. Victoria).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Differs from the Cachar bird in being more olive and less red above and in having the lower parts much paler and whiter, each feather being edged with white.

Colours of soft parts as in the last.

Measurements. Total length 244 mm,; wing 94 mm, (Rippon). Distribution. South Chin Hills.

Nidification unknown.

Habits. A bird of high elevations, only found between 7,000 and 10,000 feet.

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: 
147. Ianthocincla austeni victoriae
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
147
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
161
Common name: 
Chin Hills Laughing Thrush
M_ID: 
24941
M_SN: 
Trochalopteron austeni victoriae
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2551

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