(syn. Lophura Ϯ Kalij Pheasant L. leucomelanos) Gr. αλεκτρυων alektruōn, αλεκτρυονος alektruonos  cockerel; Mod. L. phasis  pheasant  < Med. L. phasis avis  pheasant; "ALECTROPHASIS, G. R. Gray. (1841).  Lophophorus, Temm.  Monaulus, Vieill.  Lophyrus, Steph.  Euplocomus, J. E. Gray.  Phasianus, Lath.   A. leucomelanos, (Lath.) G. R. Gray.  L. Cuvieri, Temm., Pl. col. 1.  M. melanion, Vieill." (G. Gray 1841).

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