Pheasants and Partridges (Phasianidae)

Brown Eared-pheasant (Crossoptilon mantchuricum) - HBW 2, p. 539

French: Hokki brun German: Brauner Ohrfasan Spanish: Faisán Orejudo Pardo
Other common names: Manchurian Eared-pheasant

Taxonomy: Crossoptilon mantchuricum Swinhoe, 1863, vicinity of Peking (Beijing); mountains beyond San yu, Jilin.
Monotypic.

Distribution: NE China. Now restricted to five widely separated areas, of which four are reserves: three in Shanxi and one in Hebei; one population recently found close to Beijing.