TRAGOPAN

TRAGOPAN
avis fictitia Plinio, l. 10. c. 49. Equidem et tragopanem, de quo plures affirmant, maiorem aquilâ, cornua in temporibus curvata habentem, ferruginei coloris, tantum capite phoeniceô, fabulosumreor. Vide quoque Solin. c. 43. (al. 33. circa finem) et Pompon. Melam, l. 3. c. 9. Ex Graeco Τραγόπαν, h. e. hircinus Pan, sicut Αἱγόπαν; dictus est, quod habeat cornua hircina, faciem vero phoenicei, coloris, ut Pan pingitur. Ita enim de Pane Vitgilius, Ecl. 10. v. 26.
—— quem vidimus ipsi
Sanguineis ebuli baccis minioque rubentem:
ad quem I. Servium vide, nec non plura de hac ave, apud Salmas. ubi supra, p. 399. et Gerh. Ioh. Vossium, Idolol. l. 3. c. 99.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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