Heterophasia pulchella (Godwin-Austen, 1874) – Beautiful Sibia
Subspecies nigroauritus, which ranges north of the Brahmaputra River, has black ear-coverts. In the nominate subspecies, which occurs south of the Brahmaputra River, black is restricted around the eye, to lores (Grimmett et al. 2011).
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Kunte, K. 2019. Heterophasia pulchella (Godwin-Austen, 1874) – Beautiful Sibia. Birds of India Consortium (eds.). Birds of India, v. 1.75. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.