Pucrasia macrolopha.

Pucrasia macrolopha.

Key to Subspecies.

A. Head fully crested; two long ear-plumes.
A.Sides and flanks principally grey.
a1. No red nuchal collar....................... P. m. macrolopha, p, 310.
b1. A red nuchal collar ....................... P.m. biddulphi, p. 312.
B.Sides and flanks principally black .................P. m. nipalensis, P. 312.
c.Sides and flanks principally chestnut................P. m. castanea, p. 313.
B. Crest very short; no ear-plumes.
d.Outer pairs of tail-feathers with black markings more or less following contour of feathers..................P. m. macrolopha, p. 310.
e. All except outermost pair with black markings forming bars.....P. m. biddulphi, p. 312.
f. All except outermost pair chiefly chestnut on the outer web, and blackish, white-tipped on the inner…………..P. m. nipalensis, p. 312.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.5 1928.
Title in Book: 
Pucrasia macrolopha.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1928
Page No: 
309
M_ID: 
1490
M_CN: 
Koklass Pheasant
M_SN: 
Pucrasia macrolopha
Volume: 
Vol. 5
id: 
4621

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