Genus OPHRYSIA

Genus OPHRYSIA.

Tail of ten feathers. Plumage long and soft. No spurs. Supposed to be a winter migrant from Tibet. Met with in coveys of from six to ten at altitudes of 5,000 to 7,000 feet. Neither Pheasant, Partridge, nor Quail.

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 OPHRYSIA
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
91
M_ID: 
1385
M_SN: 
Ophrysia
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12710

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