Pheasants and Partridges (Phasianidae)

Reeves's Pheasant (Syrmaticus reevesii) - HBW 2, p. 541

French: Faisan vénéré German: Königsfasan Spanish: Faisán Venerado
Other common names: Bar-tailed/White-crowned Long-tailed Pheasant

Taxonomy: Phasianus Reevesii J. E. Gray, 1829, China.

Distribution: N & C China, locally from Inner Mongolia S through Shaanxi, Henan, Anhui and N Hubei to Sichuan; range much reduced. Introduced to several areas, e.g. Britain (possibly extinct), France and Hawaii, but most of these populations are probably not self sustaining; well established in Czech Republic.

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