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BIOLOGY

LIBRARY

G



CATALOGUE



OF THE



COLLECTION



B I R D S' EGGS



N THE



BRITISH MUSEUM.



VOLUME IV.



LONDON :
PRINTED BY ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES.

1905.

(All rights reserved.}



PBIXTED BY TAYLOR AND FRANCIS,

KKD LION CorilT, FLEET STREET.



CATALOGUE



OF THE



COLLECTION



or



BIRDS' EGGS



IN THE



BRITISH MUSEUM

(NATURAL HISTORY).



VOLUME IV.
CARINAT/E (PASSERIFORMES continued).

BT

EUGENE W. GATES.

ASSISTED ET

CAPT. SAVILE G>



LONDON:
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1905.



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P E E I A C E.



I HAVE again been indebted to Captain Savile G. Reid for his
assistance in the preparation of the present volume, and for
the additions which he has made to Mr. Gates' original MSS. The
valuable collections which the Museum has received during the
past two years have greatly added to the importance of the
present volume. The donations of Mr. "W. Radcliffe Saunders and
Mr. C. B. Rickett have been especially valuable.

E. RAY LANKESTER,

Director.

British Museum (Natural History),
February 22, 1905.



418490



INTRODUCTION.



THE fourth volume of the Catalogue of Eggs corresponds with the
fourth volume of Dr. Bowdler Sharpe's ' Hand-list of Birds/

The total number of species is 620, and the number of eggs
catalogued 14,917, as shown in the following table :

No. of specimens
Family. No. of species. of eggs.

Timeliidas 166 1873

Troglodytidge 37 481

Cinclida? 8 105

Mimidee 21 306

Turdida3 73 3795

Sylviidffl 149 5173

Vireonid 12 93

Ampelidaa 2 56

Artamidse 9 129

Vangidge 2 11

Prionopidae 17 144

Laniidee 65 1466

Paridse 37 702

ChamseidaB 1 3

Regulida? 5 250

Sittidge 11 232

Certhiidse 5 98



Total 620 14,917

I am indebted to Mr. W. R. Ogilvie-Grant for much kind
assistance in cataloguing and arranging the specimens in the
present volume.

SAYILE G. REID.

February 20, 1905.



SYSTEMATIC INDEX,



Sub-Class CARINAT^E.
Order PASSE RIFORMES.

Sub-Order ACROMYODI
(continued).

Passeres Nor males (continued).
Family TMELIID^E.

Page

Orthonyx, Temm 1

temmincki, Vig. fy Horsf. . 1

Cinclosoma, Vig. 8f Horsf. . . 1

punctatum (Lath.) 1

castanonotum, Gould .... 2

Eupetes, Temm 2

pulcher, Sharps 2

incertus, Salvad 3

loriae, Salvad. 3

Drymacedus, Gould 3

superciliaris, Gould 3

Hylacola, Gould 4

cauta, Gould 4

Psophodes, Vig. Sf Horsf. . . 4

crepitans (Lath.} 4

Pterorninus, Swinh 4

davidi, Swinh 4

Trochalopterum, Blyth .... 5

variegatum ( Viy.} 5

erythrocephalum (Vig.} . . 5

nigrimentum, Hodgs 5

rufigulare (Gould) 6

squamatum. (Gould) .... 6

ellioti, J. Verr 7

phceniceum (Gould) .... 7

cachinnana (Jerd.) 8

fairbanki, Blanf. 8

canorum (Linn.) 9

taivanum (Swinh.) 9

lineatum ( Vigors) 9

virg-atum, Godwin-
Austen 10

YOL. iv.



Page

lanthocincla, Gould 10

cinereiceps (Sty an) 10

Argya, Less 10

subrufa (Jerdon) ...... 11

earlei (Blyth) 11

caudata (Drap.) 11

squamiceps (Cretzschm.) . 12

gularis (Blyth) 13

fulva (Desf.) 13

acacisB (Licht.) 13

malcolmi (Sykes) 13

Pomatorhinus, Horsf. 14

montanus, Horsf. 14

borneensis, Cab 14

schisticeps, Hodgs 15

olivaceus, Blyth 15

melanurus, Blyth 15

horsfieldi, Sykes 15

temporalis, Vig. < Horsf. 16
superciliosus, Vig. fy

Horsf. 16

rubeculus, Gould 17

ferruginosus, Blyth .... 17

phayrei, Blyth 17

stenorhynchus, Godwin-
Austen 18

musicus, Swinh 18

ruficollis, Hodgs 18

hypoleucus (Bly'h) .... 18

erythrogenys, Vig 19

macclellandi, Jerdon .... 19

Xiphorhamphus, Blyth .... 19

superciliaris, Blyth .... 19

Garrulax, Less. 20

leucolophus, Hardw. . . 20

belangeri, Less. 20

albigularis (Gould) 21

pectoralis Gould} 21

moniliger (Hodgs.) .... 21

picticollis, Swinh. ...... 22

gularis (McClell.) 22

b



SYSTEMATIC IXDEX.



Stactocichla, Sharpe. . . .

merulina (Blyth)

Grammatoptila, Reichenb. . .

striata ( Vig)

Rhinocichla, Sharpe

treacheri, Sharpe

Dryonastes. Sharpe

ruficollis (J. fy S.)

imchalis (Godwin-Austen)

perspicillatus (Gmel.)

sannio (Swinh.)

caerulatus (Hodgs) ....
Crateropus, Swains

bicolor, Jard

hartlaubi, Bocage

canorus (Linn.)

griseus (Gmel. )

striatus (Swains.)

Cala'manthus, Gould

fuliginosus ( Vig. fy Horsf.)

cainpestris (Gould) ....
Cinclorhamphus, Gould ....

cruralis (Vig. fy Horsf.). .

rufescens ( Vig. fy Horsf.).
Timelia, Horsf.

jerdoni, Wold

beagalensis, Godwin-
Austen

Pyctorhis, Hodgs

sinensis (Gmel.)

uasalis, Legge

Ophrydornis, Buttikofer ....

afbigularis (Blyth)

Dumetia, Blijth

hyperythra, Frankl

Sphenoeacua, Strickl

africanus (Gmel.)

Pellorneum. Swains

mandellii, Blanf.

ruficeps, Swains

subochraceum, Swinh. . .

palustre, Gould

ignotuin, Hume

Bernieria, Bonap

madagascariensis (Gmel.).
Turdinus, Blyth

abbotti (Blyth)

sepiarius (Horsf.)

macrodactylus (Strickl.) .
Drymochaera, Finsch

badiceps, Finsch

DrymocatnpnuSj Blyth ....

"capistratua (Temm,) ....

nigricapitatus (Eyton) . .

capistratoides (Strickl.) . .

tickelli (Blyth)



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assamensis, Sharpe 38

Setaria, Blyth 38

albigularis, Blyth 38

Xantliomixis, Sharpe 38

zosterops (Sharpe} 38

Nesobates, Sharp* 39

madagascariensis (Gmel.). 39

Anuropsis, Sharpe 39

malaccensis (Hartl.) .... 39

Crateroscelis, Sharpe 39

murina (Soldi.) 39

Turdinulus, Hume 40

roberti (Godwin- Austen) . 40

Corythociehla, Sharpe 40

striata ( Walden} 40

Rimator, Blyth 41

malacoptilus, Blyth .... 41

Alcippe, Blyth 41

nipalensis (Hodgs.} ... 41

morrisoma, Siuin/i 42

phseocephaia (Jerd.) .... 42

phayrei, Blyth 43

hueti, David 43

Rhopocichla, Oates 44

atriceps (Jerd.) 44

nigrifrons (Blyth) 44

Proparus, Hodys 44

vinipectus (Hodys.) .... 44

cinereiceps (J. Verr.) . . 45

Schneniparus, Hume 45

rutigularis (Mandelli) . . 45

dubius (Hume) 45

mandellii, God to in- Austen 46

Pseudominla, Oates 46

castaneiceps (Hodgs.} . . 46

Stachyrhis, Hod</s 47

nigrirteps, Hodgs 47

borneensis, Sharpe 47

chrysasa, Blyth 47

assimilis, Walden 47

Slachyrhidopsis, Sharpe .... 48

ruficeps (Blyth) 48

ruh'lrons (Hume) 48

pyrrhops ( Blyth) 49

Mixornis, Hodgs 49

gularis (Raffl.} 49

woodi, Sharpe 49

rubricapilla (Tick.) 50

montana, Sharpe 50

Macronus, Jard. 8f Selb 50

ptilosus, Jard. $ Selb. . . 50

striaticeps, Sharpe 50

Myiophoneus, Temm 51

temtuiricki, Viy 51

casruleus (Scop.) 52

liorsfieldi, Vig 52



SYSTEMATIC INDEX.



Arrenpa, Less

bliglii, Holdsiv

Brachypteryx, Horsf.

albiventris, filunf.

rufiventris (Jerd.)

Heterpxenicus, Sharps . . .

cruralis (Bk/th)

sinensis (Rickett)

nipalensis, Moore

Carolina) (La Touche) .
Lamprolia, F-insch

victoriae, Finsch

Sibia, Hodys

picaoides, Hodys

Lioptila, Blyth ,

capistrata ( Viu.) ,

gra:-ilis (McClell.)

melanoleuca (Blyth)
Actinodura, Gould ,

egertoui, Gould ,

Staphidia, Sioinh ,

torqueola, Swinh

everetti, Sharpe ,

castaneiceps (Moore}, . . .
Siva, Hodys

cyariuroptera, Hotlgs.
Yuhina, Hodys

niirrimentum. Hodys.. . . ,

pillida, La Touche

Ixulus, Hodys

tlavicollis, Hodys

Liothrix, Swains

calipygus, Hodys

luteus (Scop.)

Pterythius, Swains

aeralatus ( Tickell)

erythropterus ( Viy.)
Myzornis, Hodys

pyrrhura, Hodys

Mesia, Hodys

argent auris, Hodys

Conostoma, Hodys. '.

Eemodium, Hodys

Panurus, Koch

biarmicus (Linn.}

Suthora, Hodys

webbiana, Gray

buloniachus, Kirinh

Sca3orhynchus, Gates

gularis (Gray]

ruficeps (Blyth}

Family THOGLODYTIDVE.

Ileleodytes, Cab

variegatus (GmcL)



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capistratus (Less.) 65

couesi (Sharpe) 66

affinis (Xantus) 66

Thryophilus, Baird 67

longirostris ( Vieill.} 67

mcclestus (Cab.) 67

mgricapillus (Scl.) 67

Thryothorus, Vieitt 68

ludovicianus (Lath.} .... 68

berland : eri, Baird 68

miamensis, Ridyw 68

grenadensis, Lawr 69

genibarbis, Swains 69

rutilus, Vieitt 69

Thrvomanes, Sclater 69

bewickii (And.} 69

spilurus ( Vigors} 70

Cistothorua, Cab 70

palustris ( Wilson} 70

paludicola, Baird 71

stellaris (Nnum.} 71

plutensis (Lath.) 71

Troglodytes, Vieill 72

aedon, Vieill. 72

parkmanni, And 72

intermedium, Cab 73

striatulus, Lafr 73

musculus, Naum 73

hornensi?, Less 74

Anorthura, Eennie 74

troglodytes (Linn.) ... 74

hirtensis (Seebohm) .... 75

boreal is, J. C. H. Fischer 75

hiemalis (Vieill.} 70

neglecta (Brooks) 76

Catherpes, Baird 77

mexicauus (Swains.) .... 77

Hemiura, Ridyw 77

solstitialis, Sclat 77

brunneicollis (Sclat). . . 77

Henicorhina, Scl. $ Sato. . . 78

leucophrys ( Tschudi). ... 78

Pnoepyga, Hodys 78

albiventris (Hodys.) .... 78

pusilla, Hodys 78



Family CINCLID^E.

Cinclus, Bechst 79

aquaticus, Bechst 79

albicollis ( Vieill.) 79

cinclus (Linn.) 80

kashmiriensis, Gould .... 80

leucogaster, Bonap. .... 80

asiatlcus, Swains 80



Xll



SYSTEMATIC USDEX.



mexicanus, Swains.
pallasi, Temm. . . .



Family

Mimus, Boie

polyglottus (Linn.} . . .

orpheus (Linn.}

triurus ( Vieill.)

longicaudatua ( Tschudi)

thenca (Molina)

modulator ( Gould}

gilvus ( Vieill.}

Oreoscoptes, Baird

montanus (Townsend} .
Galeoscoptes, Cab

carolinensis (Linn.) . . .
Toxostoma, Waff I

rufum (Linn.}

cinereum (Xantus) . . .

bendirei (Cones)

longirostre (Lafr.)

curvirostre (Swains.}. . .

palmeri (Coucs)

redivivum (Gambel) . . .

lecontei (Lawr.)

crissale (Henry}

Melanotis, Bonap

cserulescens (Swains.) .

hypoleucus, Hartl

Margarops, Sclat

fuscatus (Vieill.)



Family TURDID^E.

Platvcichla, Baird

navipes ( Vieill.}

venezuelensis, Sharpe . .
Myiedestes, Swains

ralloides (d'Orb.)

Cochoa, Hodffs

viridis, Hodys

Mimocichla, Scl

rubripes (Temm.)

Merula, Leach

merula (Linn.)

mandarina, Bonap

boulboul (Lath.)

albocincta, Royle

serrana ( Tschudi}

atrisericea (Lafr.)

samoensis, Tristr

nigrorum ( Ogihie-Grant).

nigropileus (Lafr.)

similhma (Jerd.)

bourdilloni, Seebohm . . . .

kinnisi, Blyth



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ludoviciae, Lort Phillips. . 100

poliocepliala (Lath.) .... 101

celaenops, Stejneger .... 101

erythropleura, Sharpe . . 102

rufiventer, Vieill. ...... 102

magellanica, King 103

falklandica (Q. fy .) .. 103

grayi, Bonap 104

tristis (Swains.) 104

leucauchen (Scl.) 105

albicollis, Vieill 105

gymnophthalmus, Cab. . . 105

amaurochalina, Cab 106

maculirostris, Berlepsch . 106

ignobilis (Scl.) 106

plebeia, Cab 107

nigrirostris, Lawr 107

fumigata, Licht 107

aurantia (Gmel.) 108

cardis (Temm.) 108

unicolor ( Tick.) 108

layardi, Seebohm ]09

xanthopus (Forster) .... 109

olivacea (Linn.} 110

Semimerula, Scl 110

fuscatra (d'Orb. $ Lafr.) 110

gigas (Fraser) 110

Geocichla, Temm Ill

cyanonota (J. $ S.) 111

citrina (Lath.) Ill

wardi (Jerd.} 112

Cichloselys, Bonap 112

sibiricus (Pall.) 112

Oreocichla, Gould 112

dauma (Lath.) 113

nilgiriensis, Blyth IIS

papuensis (Seebohm) .... 113

lunulata (Lath.) 114

mollissima (Blyth) 114

Zoothera, Vig 115

marginata, Blyth 115

Turdus, Linn 115

viscivorus, Linn 115

pilaris, Linn 116

pallidus (Gm.} 118

atrigularis (Temm.) .... 118

clirysolaus ( Temm,) .... 119

obscurus (Gm.} 119

torquatus (Linn.) 120

alpestris (Brehm) , 121,

castaneus, Gould 121

migratorius, Linn 122

propinq uus, Ridgw ] 23

Hylocichla, Baird 123

mustelina (Gm.) 123

fuscescens (Steph.) 124



SYSTEMATIC INDEX.



Xlll



alicise (Baird)
ustulata (Nutt.}
swainsom (Cab.)



guttata (Pall.) ........

iliaca (Linn.) ..........

coburai (Sharpe) ......

rnusica (Linn.) ........

Monticola, Boie ..........

saxatilis (Linn.} ........

Petrophila, Swains .........

cyan us (Linn.} ........

manilla (Bodd.) ........

ciuclorhyncha ( Vig.) ....

rupestris ( Vieitt.) ......

erythrogaster ( Tiff.) ____
Accentor, Bechst .........

hiraalayanus (Blyth) . . . .

collaris (Scop.) ........

Tharrhaleus, Kaup ........

modularis (Linn.) ......

montanellus (Pall.} ____

rubidus (T. $ S.) ......

fulvescens (Severts.) ....

atrigularis (Brandt) ....

jerdoni ( Brooks) ......

Ephthianura, Gould ......

albifrons (Jard. $ Selby) .

tricolor, Gould . . ......

aurifrons, Gould ........

Henicurus, Temm .........

leschenaulti ( Vieill.) ____

immaculatus, Hodgs .....

schistaceus, Hodgs .....

guttatus, Gould ........

maculatus, Vig .........

Microcichla, Sharpe ........

scouleri ( Vig.) ........

Phcenicurus, Forster ......

phoenicuru6 (Linn.} ....

mesoleucus (Hempr. 8f
Ehr.) ..............

titys (Scop.) ..........

rnfiventris ( Vieill.) ____

semirufus (Hempr. 8f
Ehr.) ..............

auroreus (Gm.) . . ......

ervthronotus (Eversm.} . .

fron tails ( Vig.) ........

Diplootocus, Hartert ......

moussieri (Olphe-Gall.) . .
Rhyacornis, JBlanf. ........

fuliginosa ( Vig.} ......

Cyanecula, Brehm ........

suecica (Linn.) ........

cyanecula ( Wolf) ......



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Page

Aedou, Forst 144

megHrhyncha, Brehm . . 144

luscinia (Linn.) 146

golzii (Cab.) 146

Erithacus, Cuvier 147

rubecula (Linn.) 147

superbus, Kb'nig 148

akahige (Temm.} 148

Hodgsoniua, Bonap 148

phoenicuroides (Hodgs.} . 148

Calliope, Gould 149

calliope (Pall.) 149

lanthia, Blyth 149

rutilata (Hodgs.) 149

Larvivora, Hodgs 149

cyanea (Pall.} 149

brunnea, Hodgs 150

Adelura, Bonap 150

cseruleocephala ( Vig.) . . 150

Notodela, Less 151

leucura (Hodgs.) 151

Thamnobia (Swains.) 151

cambaiensis (Lath.} .... 151

f ulicata (Linn.) 152

Copsychus, Wagler 153

saularis (Linn.) 153

amoenus, Horsf. 154

Gervaisia, Bonap 154

albispecularis (Eyd. fy

Gerv.) 154

pica (Pelz.} 155

Cittocincla, Set 155

macrura (Gm.) 155

luzoniensis (Kittl.) 156

Cossypha, Vig 156

eanra (Linn.) 1 56

Pseudocossyphus, Sharpe . . 156

sharpeiV(?ray) 156

Erythropygia, A. Smith .... 157

coryphaeus (Less.) 157

leucoplirys ( Vieill.} .... 157

inunda (Cab.) 158

pcena, A. Smith 158

Pratincola, Koch 158

rubetra (Linn.) 158

rubicola (Linn.) 159

sybilla (Linn.) 160

maura (Pall.} 160

torquata (Linn.) 161

caprata (Linn.) 161

atrata, Kelaart 162

Oreicola, Bonap 163

ferrea (Hodgs.) 163

Cercomela, Bonap 163

fasca, (Blyth) 163

asthenia, Bonap 164



XIV



SYSTEMATIC INDEX.



Poliociclila, SJuu-pe

cinerea ( Vieill.)

sinuata (Sundev.)

Saxicola, Bechst

familiaris, Steph

oeiianthe (Linn.)

stapazina (Linn)

catering, Whitaker ....

albicans, Wahlb

isabellina, Cretzschm

picata, Blyth

monticola ( Vieill.) ......

lugens, Lie/it

persica, Seebohm

pleschanka (Lepech.}

leucura (Gm.)

deserti, Temm

melanoleuca (Giild.)

occidentalis, Salvad

finschi, Heuyl.

Campicolu, Swains

pileata (Gin.}

Gatharus, Bonap

melpomene ( Cab.)

frantzii, Cab

pheeopleurus, Scl. $ Salv
Sialia, Swains

sialis (Linn.)

azurea, Swains

mexicana (Swains. &

Richards.)

occidentalis, Towns. . . .
arctica, Swains



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Family SYLVIID^J.



Agrobates, Swains

galaetodes (Temm.)
familiaris (Menetr.)



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177

Locustella, Katip 178

, 178
, 178
, 179
. 180



fluviatilis ( Wolf)
luscmioides (Savi)
nsevia (Bodcl.) ....
lanceolata ( Temm.)



Acrocephalus, Naum 180



aquations (Temm.).
pnragmitis (Bechst.) ....

turdoides (Meyer)

orientalis ( Temm.Sf Schl.}.

stentoreus (Hempr. fy

Ehr,)



palustris (Bechst.)
streper us ( Vie ill. )
duinetorum (Blyth)



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australis, Gould 183

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agricola (Jerd.) 187

bseticatus ( Vieill.) 187

syrinx (Kittl.) 187

Tribura, Hod-gs 188

thoracica (Blyth) ,

Lusciniola, Gray

melanopogou (Temm.) .

Sutoria, Nicholson .

sutoria ( Forsf.)

maculicollis (Moore) . . .

Orthotom.ua, Horsf. 190

atrigularis (Temm.) .... 190
chloronotus (Oyilvie-

Grant) 191

Cisticola, Eaup 191

ruficapilla, A. Smith .... 1 91

cisticola (Temm.) 191

brunneiceps ( Temm. fy

Schl.) 193

cherina (A. Smith) 193

textrix(FzetY/.) 193

exilis ( Vig. Sf Horsf.) . . 194

tinniens (Licht.) 194

strange! (Fraser) 195

natalensis (A. Smith) . . 195

lutjubris, Riipp 195

subruticapilla (Smith) . . 196

Franklinia, Blyth 196

gracilis, Frankl '196

rufescens (Blyth) 197

buchanani (Blyth) 197

Laticilla, Blyth 198

burnesi, Blyth 198

Nesillas, Oberholser 198

typica (Hartl.) 198

lautzi (Grandid.) 199

Spiloptila, Sundev 199

ocularis (A. Smith) 199

Megalurus, Horsf. 199

palustris, Horsf. 1 99

gramineus (Gould) .... 200

ruficeps, Tweedd 200

macrurus (Salvad.) .... 201

Schcenicola, Blyth 201

platyura (Jerd.) 201

Brady pter us, Sivains 202

bractypterus(Fw'W.) .. ^02

Ch?etornis, Gray 202

locustelloides, Blyth 202

Calamociclila, Sharpe 202

newtoni, Hartl 202

leptorhyncha (Fisch. 8f

Reichenow) 203

Origma, Gould 203

rubricata, Lath 203



SYSTEMATIC INDEX.



Page

Arnndinax, Blyt.h 203

aedon (Pall.) 203

Hypolais, Brehm 204

hypoLiis (Linn.} 204

poly?lotta ( Vieill.) 204

Tduna, Bonap 205

olivetorum (Gotdd) .... 205
lanwiiida ( Hempr. $ Ehr.) 206
pallida (Hempr, $ Ehr.~) . 206

opaca (Cab.) 207

rama (Sykes) 207

caligata (Licht.) 208

Sylvia, Scop 208

nisoria, Bechst, 208

sylvia (Linn.) 209

icterops, Mene.tr 210

simplex, Lath 211

rueppelli, Temm 212

orphans, Temm 212

curruca (Linn.) 213

affinis, Blyth 214

mystacea, Menetr 214

conspicillata, Temm 215

atricapilla (Linn.) 215

subalpina, Temm 216

Melizophilus, Leach 217

melanocepkalus (Gmel.) . 217
undatus (Bodd.) 218

Phylloscopus, Bole 219

sibilatrix (Ilecfat.) 219

trochilus ( Linn.) 220

bonellii ( Vieill.) 222

minor ( Forst.) 222

tristis, Blyth 223

tytleri, Brooks 224

Oreopneuste, Swinh 224

artinis (Tickett) 224

fuscata (Blyth) 225

neglecta, Hume 225

Reguloides, Blyth 225

proreprulus (Pall.) 225

superciliosus (Gmel.). . . . 226
humei (Brooks) 226

Acnnthopneuste, Blasius . . 227

borealis (Bias.) 227

plumbei tarsus (Swinh.). . 227
coronata ( Temm.) ...... 227

occipital!* (Blyth) 227

davisoni, Gates 228

Chthonicola, Gould '228

sagittata (Lath.) 228

Acanthiza, Vig. fy Horsf. . . 229
nana, Vig. 8f Horsf. .... 229

inornata, Gould .'. 229

pusilla ( White) 229

diemenensis, Gould .... 230



apicalis, Gould 230

pyrrhopygia, Gould .... 230

lineata, Gould 231

chrvsorrhoa (Quoy 8f

Gaim.) 231

reguloides, Vig. $ Horsf. 232

Sericornis, Gould 233

brunnea (Gould) 233

citreigularis, Gould .... 233
frontalis ( Vig. $ Horxf.) . 233
magnirostris (Gould). . . . 234
humilis, Gould 234

Apalis, Swains 235

thoracica ( Sha ic$-Nodder) 235

Dryodromas, Fimch $ Hart I. 235
"f'ulvicapilla ( Vieill.) 235

Neomixis, Shnrpe 235

tenella (Hart 1.) 235

Scotocerca, Sandeo 236

inquieta (Cretzschm.) .. 236
saharae (Locke) 236

Neornis, Blyth 237

tiavo-olivacea, Blyth .... 237

Horornis, Hod(/s 237

f ortipes, Hodf/s 237

sinensis (La Touche) .... 237
bruunescens, Hume .... 238
can tans, Temm. $ Schl.. . 238
canturians (Swinh.) .... 238
diphone, Kittl. 239

Cettia, Bonap 239

cetti (Harm.) 239

Stiya, Hodffs 240

crinigera, Hodgs 240

atrigularis, Moore 240

khasiana, Godwin-Austen 241

Prinia, Horsf. 241

Havicans ( Vieill.) 241

maculosa (Bodd.) 242

mystacea, Rilpp 242

i..ornata, Sykes 242

blanfordi ( JVald.) 243

extensicauda, Sivinh 244

sylvatica, Jerd 244

polvchroa ( Temm.) .... 245

Burnesia, Jerd 245

flaviventris (Deless.) .... 24e'5
soniians (Swinh.) . . ... 245
superciliavis (Salvad.) . . 246
substritta (A. Smith) . . 246

socialis (Si/kes) 246

graoilis (Cretzschm.) .... 247
lepida, Blyth 248

Malurius, Vieill 248

cyaneus (Elis) 248

gouldi, Sharpe 249



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SYSTEMATIC INDEX.



splendens (Q. Sf G.) ____

leucopterus, Q. $ G .....

lamberti, Via. fy Horsf.

pulcherrimus, Gould ....

melanocephalus, Vig.
Horsf. ..............

dorsalis, Lewin ........

Stipiturus, Less ...........

malachurua (Shaw) ....
Bebrornis, Sharpe ........

rodericanus ( E. Newton)
Sphenura, Licht ...........

longirostris (Gould) ....

Famil VIREONIDJE.



Vireo, Vieill

calidiis (Linn.)
olivaceus (Linn
flavoviridis (Cassin) ...
chivi ( Vieill.)
gilvus ( Vieill.)
swainsoni (Baird)
flavifrons, Vieill
solitarius ( Wilson) ..
plumbeus, Coues
noveboracensis (Gmel.)
belli, Andiib
modestuSj Scl



Family AMPELIDJE.



Ampelis, Linn
garrulus, Linn
cedrorum ( Vieill.}



Family ARTAMJD^E.



Artamus, Vieill

leucogaster ( Valenc.)

mentalis, Jard

fuse us, Vieill.

superciliosua (Gould)
personatus (Gould) . .
nypoleucus, Sharpe . .
melanops, Gould. ......

sordidus (Lath.)

minor, Vieill

Family VANGIDJE.



Abbottornis, Richmond .... 262

chabert (P. L. S. Will.) . 262

Tanga, Vieill 262

curvirostria (Gmel.) .... 262



Phge

249
250
250
250

250
251
251
251
252
252
252
252



253
253
253
253
254
254
254
255
255
255
255
255
256



256
256

257



257
257

258
258
259
259
260
260
261
261



Family PRIONOPIDJE.

Grallina, Vieill 263

picata (Lath.) 263

Hemipus, Hodgs 263

picatus (Syk.es) 263

capitalis, McClett 264

Tephrodornis, Swains 264

pondicerianus (Gmel.) . . 264

pelvicus (Hodgs.) 265

gularis (Raffl.) 265

Eurocephalus, Smith 266

ang'uitimens, A. Smith . . 266

Collyriocichla, Vig. # Horsf. 266

harmonica (Lath.) 266

rectirostris, Jard. $ Selb. . 267

brunnea, Gould- 267

rufiventria, Gould 267

Pinarolestes, Sharps 268

parvulus (Gould) 268

gouldi (Gray) 268

rufiventris, Sharpe 268

vitiensis (Hartl.) 269

Hypocolius, Bonap 269

ampelinus, Bonap 269



Family LANIIDJE.

Gymnorhina, Gray ........ 270

" tibicen (Lath.) ........ 270

leuconota, Gray ........ 270

byperleuca (Gould) .... 271

Cracticus, Vieill ........... 272

quoyi (Less. ) .......... 272

nigrigularis (Gould) .... 272

cassicus (Bodd.) ........ 272

leucopterus, Gould ...... 273

destructor ( Temm.) ____ 273

cinereus (Gould) ........ 274

Lanius, Linn ............. 274

minor, Gin ............. 274

excubitor, Linn ......... 275

pallidirostris, Cass ..... 275

lahtora (Sykes) ........ 276

algeriensis, Less. ...... 277

meridionalis, Temm ..... 277

ludovicianus (Linn.).. . , . 278

excubitoroides, Stcm'ns. . . 278

anthonyi, Mearns ...... 278

Phoneus, Kaup ............ 279

279
279
281



nubicus (Licht.)
pomeranus (Sparrm.)
rutilus (Lath.)



Fiscus, Bonap ............. 282



humeralis (Stanley)



282



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Pap

collaris (Linn.') 282

excubitorius (Prev. 8f Des

Murs) 283

caudatus (Cab.) 283

Enneoctonus, Bonap 283

collurio (Linn.) 283

vittatus ( Veil) 285

Cephaloplioneus, Fitz 285

bucephalus (Temm. $

Schleg.) 28o

tephronotus ( Vig.) 286

erythronotus ( Vig.) 286

caniceps (Blyth) 287

schach (Linn.) 288

bentet (Horsf.) 288

nigriceps, Frankl 288

nasutus (Scop.) 289

Otomela, Bonap 289

phomicuroides (Severtz.) . 289

cristata (Linn.) 290

isabellina ( Hernpr. fyEhr.) 290

superciliosa (Lath.) 290

Chlorophoneus, Cab 291

sulphureipectus (Less.) . . 291

Pelicinius, Boie . . . . , 291

gutturalis (P. L. S. Mutt.) 291

Rhodophoneus, Heugl 292

cruentus (Hempr. fy Ehr.~) 292

Laniarius, Vieill 292

rutiventris, Sicains 292

atrococcioeus (Burch.) . . 292
Pomatorhynchus, Boie .... 293

senegalus (Linn.) 293

blanfordi (Sharpe) 293

australis (Smith) 293



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