34. Pucrasia macrolopha.
THE COMMON KOKLASS PHEASANT.
=long; = crest. Phokrass, Kumaon; Koklass, Simla; Koak, Kulu; Plas, Kashmir; Kukrola, Chamba.
Male 23" to 25"; 2 1/8 to 3 lbs. Female 20" to 22"; 2 lbs. Legs ashy. Bill black.— Male: Head dark green. Long buff crest. Ear-coverts longer than crest. Large white spot on side of neck. Above light ashy, with long black streaks. Breast and below chestnut. Outer tail black (basal half rufous on outer web), tipped white.— Female; Short crest. Above pale brown, varied and barred with brown. Throat white. Below light chestnut, with dark markings. From Kumaon to Chamba. Five to nine eggs (2.08 x 1.47). (J. 808. B. 1334. O. 64. O.G. i. 281. H. & M. i. 160.) See illustration, p. 83.