FAMILY, Ampelidae

FAMILY, Ampelidae.

Tarsus' short or moderate; feet fitted for perching, in some groups strong and scansorial; wings moderate; tail short or moderate ; bill various, usually strong, somewhat conic; often of bright, showy, and variegated plumage.

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: 
Family Ampelidae
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
247
M_ID: 
25360
M_SN: 
Zosteropidae
Term name: 
id: 
11751

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