166. Trochalopterum cachinnans cinnamomeum

(166) Trochalopterum cachinnans cinnamomeum.

DAVISON'S LAUGHING-THRUSH.
Trochalopterum cinnamomeum Davison, Ibis, 1886, p. 204; Blanf. & Oates, i, p. 98.

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Differs from the Nilgiri Laughing-Thrush in entirely wanting the black markings of the head and face; the lower parts are deep cinnamon-brown rather than rufous and the crown is hair-brown instead of slaty-brown.

Colours of soft parts not recorded.

Measurements. " Length 203 mm.; wing 89 mm.; tail 94 mm.; tarsus 74 mm.; bill from gape 22.8 mm." (Davison).

Distribution. Unknown; probably Pdghat Hills in Southern India.

Nidification and Habits unknown.
Trochalopterum jerdoni.
Key to Subspecies.
A. Chin black T.J. jerdoni, p. 177.
B. Chin grey.
a. Conspicuous white supercilium extending
to nape T.j. fairbanki, p. 178.
b. Short supercilium not passing behind eye.. T. j. meridionale, p. 178.

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: 
166. Trochalopterum cachinnans cinnamomeum
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
166
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
177
Common name: 
Davisons Laughing Thrush
M_ID: 
24927
M_SN: 
Trochalopteron cachinnans cachinnans
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2571

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