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Meaning of tragopan

Danilo Enrique Noreña Benítez


It means it looks like a goat or like a goat. The correct or most suitable term is tragopán . It is the name of a genus of birds in the family Phasianidae. They are known as cuckold pheasants or horned pheasants (it is also one of the common names of those birds). It is found in the southern Himalayas and Southeast Asia.



Tragopan : Genus of galliform birds of the family of pheasants that inhabit Asia and where males have more striking colors than females.





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