Genus LOPHOPHORUS

Genus LOPHOPHORUS.

= a crest; = I carry.
Tail rounded, of eighteen feathers. In males the plumage is brilliantly metallic. Crest elongated or short and curled. Naked eye-space. Stout spur on each tarsus. From Afghanistan, throughout Himalayas to W. China.

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: 
Genus LOPHOPHORUS
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
87
M_ID: 
1500
M_SN: 
Lophophorus
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12698

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