Tragopan melanocephalus

Tragopan melanocephalus Griffith & Pidgeon.

Phasianus melanocephalus Griffith & Pidgeon in Cuvier's Anim. Kingd., Birds, vol. iii, p. 29,. Aug. 15, 1829, ex Gray MS.: Almorah, India.

Phasianus nepaulensis id., ibid.

(Phasianus castaneus id., ibid., p. 28, has priority, but does not appear to apply to this species.)

Tragopan hastingsii Vigors, P. Z. S., 1830-31, p. 8, Jan. 6, 1831: Himalayas ; Gould, Century of Birds, pls. 63, 64, 65, 1831.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.7 1930.
Title in Book: 
Tragopan melanocephalus
Spp Author: 
Griffith & pidgeon.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
456
M_ID: 
1480
M_CN: 
Western Tragopan
M_SN: 
Tragopan melanocephalus
Volume: 
Vol. 7
id: 
8426

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