81. Lerwa nivicola.
Larwa, Nepal; Jungooria, Kumaon; Koor-monal, Garhwal; Barf-ka-titur, Kulu.
Male 14" to 16"; 16 to 22 oz. Legs red. Bill bright red. Above minutely barred black and grey. Below chestnut, with broad white splashes on the flanks. —Male has short spurs.— Female like the male, but no spurs. From Kashmir to Bhutan and China. Eggs dull white, freckled red-brown. (J, 817. B. 1380. O. 41. O.G. i. 79. H. & M. ii. 1.)