Gallus bankiva Temm., Pig. et Gall., ii, p. 246, pl. 87 (1813) (Java).
This form differs from either ot our Indian races in having the ends of the hackles of the neck spatulate or truncate.
Key to Subspecies.
A.Neck-hackles much pointed and more golden-yellow on the terminal thirds...........G. b. murghi, p. 295.
B.Neck-hackles less pointed and deeper golden-red on the terminal thirds…………G. b. robinsoni, p. 298.