Pipits and Wagtails (Motacillidae)

Nilgiri Pipit (Anthus nilghiriensis) - HBW 9, p. 754

French: Pipit des Nilgiri German: Nilghiripieper Spanish: Bisbita de los Nilgiri

Taxonomy: Anthus nilghiriensis Sharpe, 1885, Nilgiri Hills, southern India.
Initially named as A. rufescens, but that name invalid. Monotypic.

Distribution: Western Ghats in Kerala and W Tamil Nadu, in extreme SW India.