(syn. Lophophorus Ϯ Himalayan Monal L. impejanus) Gr. λοφος lophos  crest; L. -fera  -carrying  < ferre  to carry; "Cheeks naked.  ...      5. LOPHOFERA. Tail horizontal.  Phasianus Impyanus." (Fleming 1822) (see Lophura).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 22 January 2019).