927. Phasianus satchuensis

927. SUBSP. PHASIANUS SATCHUENSIS.
Phasianus satchuensis, Prjev. Iz Zaisan cherez, Khami v. Tibet, etc., p. 95 (1883) ; Ogilvie Grant, Cat. B. Br. Mus. xxii. p. 333.
Male ad. Differs from P. torquatus in having the wing-coverts bluer, the upper parts paler, the ground-colour being dull orange-buff ; rump and upper tail-coverts bluer ; bars on the tail narrower ; the white collar narrower and interrupted in front. Culmen 1.45, wing 9.5, tail 21.5, tarsus 2.5 inch. Female paler than that of P. torquatus.
Hab. Satchen, north of the Nan-Shan Mountains. Does not differ in habits from P. torquatus.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 2. 1903.
Title in Book: 
927. Phasianus satchuensis
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
927
Year: 
1903
Page No: 
667
M_ID: 
1607
M_SN: 
Phasianus colchicus suehschanensis
Volume: 
Vol. 2
id: 
10982

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