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Blyth's Tragopan Tragopan blythii molesworthi   - Male
Blyth's Tragopan
Photographer : © Jainy Kuriakose
Location :Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, India
Date : 16 March 2015
English synonyms:Grey-bellied Tragopan, Gray-bellied Tragopan
Bird Family :Phasianidae - Partridges, Chukar, Francolins, Quails, Spurfowl, Pheasants, Tragopans, Monals, Junglefowl, Arguses, Peafowl, Grouse, Ptarmigans & Capercaillies
Red Data Status :Vulnerable
Remarks :Late in the evening, when it was just about to get dark, a small movement down in the bamboo forest caught us breathless when Chewang shouted Tragopan! And there this beauty was.. - JK