Definitions

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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Phasianidae.

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Examples

  • These rain forests are also home to the great argus pheasant (Argusianus argus).

    Sumatran lowland rain forests

  • These include several pheasants: the crestless fireback pheasant (Lophura erythrophthalma), crested fireback (Lophura ignita), Malay peacock pheasant (Polyplectron malacense), great argus pheasant (Argusianus argus), and crested argus pheasant (Rheinardia ocellata).

    Peninsular Malaysian rain forests

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