Definition of Lophophorus

1. Noun. Monals.

Exact synonyms: Genus Lophophorus
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Phasianidae, Phasianidae
Member holonyms: Monal, Monaul



Lexicographical Neighbors of Lophophorus

Looney Tunes
Loos
Looser's lines
Looser's zones
Lope Felix de Vega Carpio
Lope de Vega
Lophiidae
Lophius
Lophius Americanus
Lophodytes
Lophodytes cucullatus
Lopholatilus
Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps
Lophophora
Lophophora williamsii
Lophophorus (current term)
Lophosoria
Lophosoriaceae
Lopid
Lopingian
Lopressor
Lora
Lorado Taft
Lorain
Lorain's disease
Lorain-Levi dwarfism
Lorain-Levi infantilism
Lorain-Levi syndrome
Loranthaceae
Loranthus

Literary usage of Lophophorus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Pierre André Latreille (1831)
"Lophophorus, Tern. The head surmounted with an aigrette similar to that of the Peacock, and a flat tail, the coverts of which are not prolonged, ..."

2. Gallinaceous Birds by William Jardine, Andrew Crichton (1860)
"GENUS Lophophorus,— TEMMINCK instituted this genus in the Histoire Naturelle des ... is what was described in " Ornithological Illustrations" as Lophophorus ..."

3. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederic Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1899)
"Peacocks again, show a combination of beautiful metallic blues and greens with copper and buff, rarely found elsewhere in the Family; nor must Lophophorus, ..."

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