Poultry

Morphology

Classification

Classe
Birds
Family
Poultry
Chrysolophus pictus
 
This sedentary bird lives in the mountains in southwest China.
It is about 90cm, sixty or so of which form the tail. In May the pheasant hen lays 8 to 12 very small eggs with a russet shell. She almost never leaves the nest during the incubation period that lasts 22 days.