Germain's Peacock-pheasant (Polyplectron germaini) - HBW 2, p. 547
French: Éperonnier de Germain
German: Brauner Pfaufasan
Spanish: Espolonero de Germain
Taxonomy: Polyplectron germaini Elliot, 1866, Cochinchina.
Sometimes considered to form a superspecies with P. bicalcaratum. Monotypic.
Distribution: S Vietnam N to 14o N, in SC Annam. Reports claiming that species also occurs in Kampuchea and Thailand are disputed.
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A female comes to the nest at the side of a forest trail and leave it later. Then it backs, but there is a cloud of moving ants Locality Cat Tien National Park, Cochinchina, Vietnam (Monotypic species)
Igor Palko 23 May 2011 1 year ago 1 min 40 sec 4.9
A male walking in the forest Locality Cat Tien National Park, Cochinchina, Vietnam (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 13 April 2008 6 years ago 45 sec 4.6
A female feeding on the ground. Locality Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Monotypic species)
John Corder 1 January 2008 5 years ago 39 sec 4.4
A female standing on the ground Locality Scotland, Great Britain (Monotypic species)
John Corder 2001 7 years ago 20 sec 3.5
A bird singing and walking inside the forest Locality Cat Tien National Park, Cochinchina, Vietnam (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 13 April 2008 6 years ago 1 min 6 sec 2.9
Adult female on a ground.
Locality Wrocław Zoo, Wrocław, Lower Silesian Province, Poland (Monotypic species)
Tomasz Doroń 7 March 2012 2 years ago 4.3
A female perched.
Locality Vogelpark Avifauna, Alphen, South Holland Province, Netherlands (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 6 February 1993 2 years ago 3.3
A male on the ground.
Locality El Nido Aviary, Ixtapaluca, Mexico State, Mexico (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 21 April 1993 2 years ago 3.3
Locality Blackbrook Zoological Park, Winkhill, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain (Monotypic species)
Jonathan Beilby 1 July 2008 6 years ago 3.3
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