Silver pheasant

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Related to Lophura nycthemera: Silver Pheasant
(Zool.) any one of several species of beautiful crested and long-tailed Asiatic pheasants, of the genus Euplocamus. They have the tail and more or less of the upper parts silvery white. The most common species (E. nychtemerus) is native of China.

See also: Silver

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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