Layardia subrufa

Layardia subrufa, Jerdon.

437. :- Jerdon's Birds of India, Vol. II, p. 66 ; Butler, Deccan ; Stray Feathers, Vol. IX, p. 401.

THE RUFOUS BABBLER.

Length, 9.5 ; wing, 3.7 ; tail, 4.25; tarsus, 1.3 ; bill at front, 0.7.

Above darkish olive-brown; forehead pale bluish-ash, the frontal feathers somewhat rigid; beneath deep-rufous, paler on the chin.

The Rufous Babbler occurs in various parts of the Deccan ; it has not been recorded from any other portion of our limits.

BookTitle: 
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Reference: 
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
Title in Book: 
Layardia subrufa
Spp Author: 
Jerdon.
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
181
Common name: 
Rufous Babbler
M_ID: 
24723
M_CN: 
Rufous Babbler
M_SN: 
Turdoides subrufa
Term name: 
id: 
11578

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