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Silver Pheasant Lophura nycthemera   - Adult male displaying
Silver Pheasant
Photographer : © Michelle and Peter Wong
Location :Emeifeng, Fujian, China
Date : 5 April 2015
English synonyms:Lineated Pheasant (lineata), Lineated Kalij (lineata), Crawfurd's Pheasant (crawfurdii), Crawfurd's Kalij (crawfurdii)
Bird Family :Phasianidae - Partridges, Chukar, Francolins, Quails, Spurfowl, Pheasants, Tragopans, Monals, Junglefowl, Arguses, Peafowl, Grouse, Ptarmigans & Capercaillies
Red Data Status :Least Concern
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Taxonomic Notes :Note that some authors place the forms lineata and crawfurdii within the closely related Kalij Pheasant Lophura leucomelanos.
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