=a kind of Bustard with long ear-feathers, known to the Greeks; from ofo, genit., an ear.
Short and stout limbs and bill. Long white moustachial tuft. Third quill longest. No crest or ruff. Palaearctic.
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
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