36. Pucrasia nipalensis

36. Pucrasia nipalensis.

THE NEPAL KOKLASS PHEASANT.

Pokrass, Nepal

Male 24"; 2 lbs. Female 21"; 1 1/2 to 2 lbs. Legs bluish grey. Bill dusky. Triangular white patch on throat, edged with black-brown markings. Mantle, sides of neck, and flank-feathers striated black, chestnut, and grey.— Female: As in P. macrolopha, but more rich in colour. Central Himalayas and W. Nepal. (H. & M. i. 165.)

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: 
36. Pucrasia nipalensis
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
36
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
84
Common name: 
Nepal Koklass Pheasant
M_ID: 
1494
M_SN: 
Pucrasia macrolopha nipalensis
Volume: 
4th ed.
id: 
12689

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