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the margins of the large coverts. Tail-feathers deep brown, with yellow margins.

Length 5+14 inches, extent of wings 10; bill 512 along the ridge, 34 along the gap.

The female differs from the male only in having the colours less bright, and the streaks on the breast somewhat broader and fewer.