Blue-eared pheasant in the snow at Central Park Zoo
WCS photo in the news
December 6, 2007
Photo by Julie Larsen Maher / WCS
This species' native range is the mountainous forests of central China where cold weather is not a problem for them. Its diet consists mainly of berries and vegetable matters.
The Blue Eared Pheasant is a common species and is evaluated as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.