Pheasants and Partridges (Phasianidae)

Sclater's Monal (Lophophorus sclateri) - HBW 2, p. 529

French: Lophophore de Sclater German: Wei├čschwanzmonal Spanish: Monal Coliblanco
Other common names: Crestless Monal, Sclater's Monal-pheasant/Pheasant

Taxonomy: Lophophorus sclateri Jerdon, 1870, Mishmi Hills, north east India.
Forms superspecies with L. impejanus. Proposed race orientalis, for eastern populations, not widely accepted. Monotypic.

Distribution: NE India and SE Tibet to NE Burma and SC China (W Yunnan).

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