Genus ALECTORIS

Alectoris Kaup, Skizz. Entwick. Nat. Syst., p. 180, 1829. Type by mon., Tetrao petrosus Gmelin.

Caccabis, id., ibid., p. 183, 1829. Type by mon., Perdix saxatilis Wolf & Meyer.

Chacura Hodgs., Madr. Jour. Lit. Sci., vol. v, p. 305, May 1837. Type by orig, desig. C. pugnax Hodgs. = P. chukar Gray.

Pyctes Hodgs, in Gray's Zool. Miscell, p. 85, 1844; new name for Chacura Hodgs.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.7 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus ALECTORIS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
466
M_ID: 
1129
M_SN: 
Alectoris
Volume: 
Vol. 7
Term name: 
id: 
8493

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