45. Lophophorus sclateri

45. Lophophorus sclateri.

THE CRESTLESS MOONAL PHEASANT.

MALE 27". FEMALE 24". Legs dark brown. Bill yellowish. Bright blue eye-patch.— Male: Short crest of curly golden green feathers. Mantle and wings steel-green. Entire lower parts and wing-lining velvet-black. Side of the face blue. Middle back, rump, and upper tail-coverts silver-white, with black shafts. Tail chestnut with white band.— Female: Lower back pale yellow, mottled brown. Tail black, tipped and barred whitish. N.E. Assam. (O. 56. O.G. i 240. H. & M. i. 135.)

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
45. Lophophorus sclateri
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
45
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
89
Common name: 
Crestless Moonal Pheasant
M_ID: 
1502
M_CN: 
Sclater's Monal
M_SN: 
Lophophorus sclateri
Volume: 
4th ed.
id: 
12701

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