Formerly considered conspecific with G. religiosa, but maintained as a separate species in HBW, differing in its long, narrow serrated wattle on hindcrown (3); much shorter wings than closest form of G. religiosa (allow 2); proportionately finer bill (allow 1); “striking vocal differences”#R (allow at least 2). Monotypic.
SW India (C & S Western Ghats S of S Maharashtra) and S region of Sri Lanka.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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