348. Ixulus humilis humilis

(348) Ixulus humilis humilis.
DAVISON'S IXULUS.

Ixulus humilis Hume, S. F., v, p. 106 (1877) (Muleyit); Blanf. & Oates, i, p. 218.

Vernacular names. None recorded.

Description. Whole upper plumage, visible portions of wings and tail and sides of head plain brown; lores and moustachial streaks darker brown; sides of neck and whole lower plumage white, the chin, throat and breast with very narrow brown shaft-streaks, broadening on the flanks, thighs and under tail-coverts; under wing-coverts white.

Colours of soft parts. Iris red-brown; bill, upper mandible black, under one pale brown; legs and feet fleshy-brown.

Measurements. Length about 130 mm.; wing about 60 to 62 mm. ; tail about 43 to 45 mm. ; tarsus about 20 mm. ; culmen 10 to 11 mm.

Distribution. Tenasserim only.

Nidification and Habits. Nothing recorded. Frequents the higher portion of Muleyit Mountain.

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: 
348. Ixulus humilis humilis
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
CatNo: 
348
Year: 
1922
Page No: 
324
Common name: 
Davisons Ixulus
M_ID: 
25378
M_SN: 
Yuhina humilis humilis
Volume: 
Vol. 1
Term name: 
id: 
2793

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