Order
Galliformes
Family
Phasianidae
Genus
Argusianus
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Great Argus Argusianus argus

  • NT Near Threatened
  • Names (18)
Philip J.K. McGowan and Guy M. Kirwan
Version: 1.0 — Published October 16, 2015

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Recommended Citation

McGowan, P.J.K. and G. M. Kirwan (2015). Great Argus (Argusianus argus). In Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. Retrieved from Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive: https://birdsoftheworld.org/hbw/species/grearg1/1.0