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Temminck's Tragopan Tragopan temminckii   - Female with young
Temminck's Tragopan
Photographer : © John Corder - World Pheasant Association
Location :John Corder's Aviaries, UK
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English synonyms:Crimson-bellied Tragopan, Chinese Crimson Tragopan, Chinese Crimson Pheasant, Temminck's Horned Pheasant, Chinese Tragopan
Bird Family :Phasianidae - Partridges, Chukar, Francolins, Quails, Spurfowl, Pheasants, Tragopans, Monals, Junglefowl, Arguses, Peafowl, Grouse, Ptarmigans & Capercaillies
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :One of our hen Temminck's with 2 of her chicks at two months old roosting on either side of her. You can still see the same "yellowish" tinge on the chick on the right, the same as in Christian Artuso's photos. This hen & her mate came directly from China in 2000. - JC