698. Oreocincla varia

*698 a. OREOCINCLA VARIA.

White's Thrush.

Turdus varius, Tall. Zoogr, Rosso- As. i. p. 419 (1811). Geocichla varia, Seebohm, Cat. R. M. v. p. 151. So similar to O. dauma as to require no separate description, but much larger and with 14 tail-feathers.

Iris brown ; upper mandible brown, lower pale; legs whitish brown (Wardlaw Ramsay).

Length about 12; tail 4.5 ; wing 6.4 ; tarsus 1.35 ; bill from gape 1.5.

Distribution. South-eastern Siberia and North China in summer; South Japan, South China, and the Philippine Islands in winter. A male specimen was procured by Wardlaw Ramsay at Toungngoo on January 11th, 1876.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India including Ceylon and Burma
Reference: 
OATES EW. The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Vol.2 1890.
Title in Book: 
698. Oreocincla varia
Book Author: 
Eugene William Oates, Edited by William Thomas Blanford
CatNo: 
698
Year: 
1890
Page No: 
164
Common name: 
Whites Thrush
M_ID: 
27067
M_CN: 
Scaly Thrush
M_SN: 
Zoothera dauma
Volume: 
Vol. 2
Term name: 
id: 
952

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