The common pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) is a bird in the pheasant family (
Phasianidae). ... Ring-necked pheasant is both the name used for the species as
a whole in North America and also the coll...
Learn how to identify Ring-necked Pheasant, its life history, cool facts, sounds
and calls, and watch videos. Ring-necked Pheasants stride across open fields ...
Most kinds of pheasants are shy forest birds of Asia. The Ring-neck, better
adapted to open country, has been introduced as a game bird to several parts of
The Ring-necked Pheasant is a large, dramatic bird, approaching nearly 3 feet,
with a long, pointed tail. It was introduced from Eurasia for game hunting.
Background: The ring-necked pheasant was introduced in the United States
nearly two centuries ago but its first successful introduction was in 1881 in the ...
Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus ... be confused with male Japanese
Green Pheasant (P. versicolor, sometimes classified as a separate species).
Ring-necked pheasants were first successfully imported from China to the United
States in 1881. Their first successful release in Minnesota came in 1916.
Ring-necked Pheasant: This large chicken-like pheasant has a metallic-brown
body, iridescent green head, white neck ring, red eye patch and wattles, and a ...
Information about and images of the ring-necked pheasant.
Common Pheasants or Ringnecked Pheasants: Origin, Description, Photos, Diet