Ring-necked Pheasant

Phasianus colchicus
A Ring-necked Pheasant specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Introduced locally with little success. An uncommon resident in agricultural areas and wood margins. Nests from early May to late August. The male is brightly colored.

Specimen Information

Date:  12/19/1938
Collected By:  MH Cohen
Locality: Hungary, Püspökladány
Sex:  Not recorded
Catalog ID:  356549