Definition of Genus Chrysolophus
1. Noun. Golden pheasants.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Phasianidae, Phasianidae
Member holonyms: Chrysolophus Pictus, Golden Pheasant
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Chrysolophus
Literary usage of Genus Chrysolophus
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1. Handbook of Birds of the Western United States: Including the Great Plains by Florence Merriam Bailey (1921)
"Introduced, but without apparent success, in western Oregon. genus Chrysolophus. General Characters. — Head crested, neck with conspicuous erectile ruff. ..."