Pheasants and Partridges (Phasianidae)

Elliot's Pheasant (Syrmaticus ellioti) - HBW 2, p. 540

French: Faisan d'Elliot German: Elliotfasan Spanish: Faisán de Elliot
Other common names: White-necked/Long-tailed Pheasant, (Chinese) Bar-backed Pheasant

Taxonomy: Phasianus ellioti Swinhoe, 1872, mountains near Ningpo, Zhejiang, China.
Has been placed in genus Calophasis. Monotypic.

Distribution: SE China from Jiangsu and Anhui S through Zhejiang, Fujian and Hunan to Guizhou and Guangxi.

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