Japanese Pheasant

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Japanese Pheasant

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Phasianus versicolor Scientific name
Galliformes Order
Phasianidae Family
80cm male 70cm female Length
Lowland, forest edges, grassland near woods. Below Between. Range:- Endemic to Habitat
6 to 12 olive eggs April to early June Clutch
Seed, plant material & large insects. Food  
 - TSN: 175906 - Sub-species World Number
Not recognised Status

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AKA:- Czech: Bažant zelený
Danish: Grřn Fasan
German: Buntfasan, Schillerfasan
English: Green Pheasant, Japanese Green Pheasant, Japanese Pheasant, Ring-necked Pheasant (Green)
Spanish: Faisán Verde
Estonian: rohefaasan
Finnish: Viherfasaani
French: Faisan versicolore
Hungarian: Schiller-fácán
Italian: Fagiano versicolore
Japanese: kiji
Japanese: キジ
Latin: Phasianus colchicus [versicolor Group], Phasianus colchicus versicolor, Phasianus versicolor
Lithuanian: Žaliasis fazanas
Dutch: Groene Fazant
Norwegian: Grřnnfasan
Polish: bazant pstry, bażant pstry
Portuguese: Faisăo-verde
Russian: Зелёный фазан, Японсий Фазан, Японский фазан
Slovak: bažant zelený
Swedish: Grön fasan
Turkish: yeşil sülün
Chinese: 绿雉


Phasianus versicolor
Phasianus versicolor kigis
Phasianus versicolor kiusiuensis
Phasianus versicolor robustipes
Phasianus versicolor robustipes (kigis)
Phasianus versicolor tanensis
Phasianus versicolor tohkaidi
Phasianus versicolor tokhaidi
Phasianus versicolor versicolor
Phasianus versicolor versicolor (kiusiuensis)

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