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Kalij Pheasant

Kingdom: Animalia   Phylum: Chordata   Class: Aves (Birds)   Order: Galliformes   Family: Phasianidae

Kaleej Pheasant
Kalij Pheasant - image © Rajiv Lather

Kalij Pheasant (Lophura leucomelanos) is a scarce resident in the hills of north and north east India.   Size: 55-75 cm.

 

Lophura leucomelanos (female)
Kalij Pheasant (female)
 

Lophura leucomelanos
Kalij Pheasant
 

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