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Redbubble | Blog | Twitter | Live Journal | MySpace | Facebook | HITTP From Wikipedia: The Golden Pheasant or "Chinese Pheasant", (Chrysolophus pictus) is a gamebird of the order Galliformes (gallinaceous birds) and the family Phasianidae. It is native to forests in mountainous areas of western China but feral populations have been established in the United Kingdom and elsewhere.They feed on the ground on grain, leaves and invertebrates, but roost in trees at night. Whilst they can…
Ring-necked Pheasant - Whatbird.com
Ring-necked Pheasant: This large chicken-like pheasant has a metallic-brown body, iridescent green head, white neck ring, red eye patch and wattles, and a long pointed tail. Female is pale brown overall with dark markings, has shorter tail and lacks wattle. Diet includes seeds and insects. Swift direct flight with strong wing beats. First introduced to California from Asia as a game bird in 1857.
Green Pheasant Close up
Green Pheasant comes back again with female partner. It seems he is looking for a place to sleep in the next field of my house. This picture is quoted in wikipedia. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Pheasant cited in halfpennycottage.com/2014/08/10/on-pheasant-identification/
Paying homage to the wonderful, unusual and diverse world of animals. 2017 - all photos are my images, unless they are credited otherwise. Outside sources are credited (with links) whenever possible — on both unique posts & re-blogs. Any post can be removed upon request (please provide URL link to the post/page and the name of the animal if you contact me). Enjoy!