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.
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
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