Genus GALLOPERDIX

GENUS, Galloperdix, Blyth.

Bill somewhat lengthened; orbits nude; tail moderately long, broad, of fourteen feathers, held erect and folded as in fowls; tarsus of the male with two or more spurs; females also with one or more spurs, of small size. Sexes differ much in color.

BookTitle: 
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Reference: 
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
Title in Book: 
Genus GALLOPERDIX
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
305
M_ID: 
1458
M_SN: 
Galloperdix
Term name: 
id: 
11904

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