Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pheasants and Partridges :: Tibetan Snowcock

Tibetan Snowcock Tetraogallus tibetanus

Described by: Gould (1854)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kala Pathar, Nepal - Mar, 2004 © Doug Slattery  Pumori Base Camp, near Kala Pattar, Nepal - Apr, 2006 © Susan Sullivan 
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C. Asia s. to the Himalayan Shield;
(1) N. Tibet (Kun Lun Mountains and Altun Shan).
(2) E. Tadzikistan and w. China (e. Pamir Mountains) to w. Tibet and nw. India (Ladakh).
(3) C. and e. Tibet to wc. China (Qinghai, sw. Gansu (Kansu) and nw. Sichuan) and ne. India.
(4) Nw. India (Kashmir), s. Tibet, n. Nepal (Pumori Base Camp, Kala Pattar) e. to Sikkim, ne. India (Darjiling) and Bhutan.
(5) S. China (n. Yunnan).
(6) E. Tibet to c. China (nw. Sichuan).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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