155. Trochalopterum erythrocephalum ramsayi

(155) Trochalopterum erythrocephalum ramsayi.

THE KARENNI RED-HEADED LAUGHING-THRUSH.

Trochalopterum ramsayi Ogilvie-Grant, Bull. B. O. C, xiv, p. 19 (1904) (Karennee).

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Differs from the last bird in having the chestnut of the chin and throat continued over the entire breast and belly.

Colours of soft parts. "Iris deep chocolate; bill black; legs pinkish brown."

Measurements. Total length about 254 mm.; wing 101 to 104 mm.; tail about 114 mm.; tarsus about 40 mm.; culmen about 20 mm.

Distribution. Karenni, extending to the pine-forests in the Sal ween District.

Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded.

Trochalopterum phaeniceum
Key to Subspecies.
A, Tail broadly tipped with orange.
a. General plumage darker T.p. phaeniceum, p. 168.
b. General plumage paler T. p. bakeri, p. 169.
B. Tail narrowly edged with ochraceous .... T. p. ripponi, p. 170.

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: 
155. Trochalopterum erythrocephalum ramsayi
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
155
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
168
Common name: 
Karenni Red Headed Laughing Thrush
M_ID: 
24977
M_SN: 
Trochalopteron melanostigma ramsayi
Volume: 
Vol. 1
id: 
2560

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