Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Babblers :: Indian Scimitar-Babbler
Indian Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus horsfieldii
Described by: Sykes (1832)
Alternate common name(s): Indian Scimitar-babbler, Travencore Scimitar-babbler, Deccan Scimitar-babbler, Peninsular Scimitar-babbler
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) Sri Lanka in wet lowlands and w. hills.
(2) Sri Lanka in dry lowlands and e. hills.
(3) Sw. India (Western Ghats and Eastern Ghats).
(4) W. India.
(5) Nw. India.
(6) Ec. India (n. Gujarat, sw. Rajasthan, c. Madhya Pradesh, and Orissa).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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