Reeves’s pheasant

Description
This species is endemic to China. It was named to commemorate the British naturalist John Reeves who died in 1856. He had an extensive collection of Chinese plants and animals.
Accession Loan No.
890/1904
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
Reeves’s pheasant
Simple Name
bird
Full Name
PHASIANIDAE: Syrmaticus reevesii (J E Gray): Reeves’s pheasant
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Acland, Sir C T D
Collection Country
China, People's Republic of
Collection Area Region
East Asia
Collection Continent
Asia
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
PHASIANIDAE
Genus
Syrmaticus
Species
reevesii

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