18. Calophasis humiae

18. Calophasis humiae.

MRS. HUME'S BARRED-BACKED PHEASANT.

Loi-nin-koi, Manipur.

Male 33". Female 22". Bill greenish. Legs drab.— Male: Upper mantle and upper breast glossy blue-black, each feather with triangular black velvet spot. Lower mantle and lower breast maroon with similar spots. Back and rump pale blue, narrowly fringed white. Closed wing maroon with broad blue-black band with white band on either side. Mid-tail grey, barred black and chestnut.— Female : Brown blotched with black, each feather of mantle with triangular white mark.

Wing-bar imperfect, mixed chestnut. Mid-tail and next four pairs barred chest-nut. Prom Manipur and Upper Burma. (B. 1331. O. 62.)

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: 
18. Calophasis humiae
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
18
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
75
Common name: 
Mrs Humes Barred Backed Pheasant
M_ID: 
1571
M_CN: 
Mrs. Hume's Pheasant
M_SN: 
Syrmaticus humiae
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12667

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