Common Name: Tibetan Snowcock
Scientific Name: Tetraogallus tibetanus
Nepali Name: Kodma Hiukukhura ( कोङ्मा हिउँकुखुरा )
Size: 51 cm
Location: Gokyo, Nepal
Local residents in 3650m to 5500m and are found in high altitude rocky ridges, slopes, and alpine meadows.
Tibetan Snowcocks are large partridge having white underparts with black flank stripes. They have white ear-coverts and throat with dark grey bands on the sides of the neck and breast.
Both males and females look alike apart from the female being slightly smaller and duller.
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