136. Chettusia leucura

136. Chettusia leucura.

THE WHITE-TAILED LAPWING.

=white.

Male 11", Legs bright yellow. Bill black. No supercilium. Crown and back light brown. Belly and flanks tinged rosy. Tail white. Breast slate-grey, margined white. Breeds in Persia and Turkistan, and winters in N.E. Africa and N. India. (J. 853, B. 1438.)

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
136. Chettusia leucura
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
136
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
154
Common name: 
White Tailed Lapwing
M_ID: 
4025
M_CN: 
White-tailed Lapwing
M_SN: 
Vanellus leucurus
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12874

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