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Ring-Necked Pheasant

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Definition of the noun ring-necked pheasant

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  1. common pheasant having bright plumage and a white neck ring

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Google previewPheasants (2000)

Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan 2000-2004 by Richard Anthony Fuller

The ring-necked pheasant is a notable exception to this, however, as one of the most widely introduced of all bird species with considerable economic importance for sport hunting in Europe and North America. As a result, it has been the ...

Google previewCulinary Birds (2013)

The Ultimate Poultry Cookbook by John Ash

The ring-necked pheasant is a colorful and delicious game bird. have not been injected with any hormones, steroids, or artificial preservatives. But just because it's wild doesn't mean you have to stop paying close attention to whatyou're eating ...

Google previewBirds of West Virginia (2012)

A Falcon Field Guide by Todd Telander

Size: Male 21”; female to 34” Season: Year-round Habitat: Grasslands, woodland edges, agricultural land with brushy cover The Ring-necked Pheasant is a large, ...

Google previewBirds of the Rocky Mountains (2014)

by Todd Telander

Size: Male to 21,"female to 34" Season: Year-round Habitat: Grasslands, woodland edges, agricultural land with brushy cover The Ring-necked Pheasant is a large, ...

Google previewAmerican Museum of Natural History Birds of North America (2016)

by DK

SharP-tailed GroUSe slightly smaller; oCCurreNCe Widespread across southern Canada and the US; prefers mixture of active agricultural shorter flushed out The Ring-necked Pheasant is a powerful flier when alarmed or flushed ...

Google previewThe Birds of Washtenaw County, Michigan (1992)

by Michael A. Kielb, John M. Swales, Richard A. Wolinski

The Ring-necked Pheasant is a bird of mixed habitats since fallow fields, fencerows, wooded edges, agricultural cropland and emergent wetlands all play a role in providing food and protective cover during the course of the year. However ...

Google previewBirds and Birding at Cape May (2006)

by Clay Sutton, Patricia Sutton

The Ring-necked Pheasant is an introduced bird, but. CHANGES ...

Google previewFeathers (2014)

A Beautiful Look at a Bird's Most Unique Feature by Stan Tekiela

Ring-necked Pheasant is a real uNique iN the BiRd WoRld—SNoW GeeSe One of the most. Water Birds WAteR BiRdS ARe A 107 Showstopper Tails .

Google previewThe Minnesota Book of Skills (2012)

Your Guide to Smoking Whitefish, Sauna Etiquette, Tick Extraction, and More by Chris Niskanen

The ring-necked pheasant is an introduced species from China, brought to the United States (specifically Oregon) in the early 1900s, after which they thrived and were introduced to other states in the early twentieth century. FAST FACTS 23 ...

Google previewBirds of Ontario: Habitat Requirements, Limiting Factors, and Status (2011)

Volume 1–Nonpasserines: Loons through Cranes by Al Sandilands

The Ring-necked Pheasant is a game bird with open seasons each autumn ...

Google previewUpper Little Arkansas River Watershed Survey Report (1981)

Environmental Impact Statement

Ring-necked Pheasant, Phasianus colchichus torguatus ' The ring-necked pheasant is an introduced species to the United States. It is an edge species, particularly well adapted to agricultural practices when ...

Google previewSoil survey (1977)

by United States. Bureau of Soils, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering, United States. Soil Conservation Service, United States. Natural Resources Conservation Service

The ring-necked pheasant is the most popular upland game bird in Ness County. The density of the pheasant population approaches 100 birds a square mile in years when nesting is successful. The Roxbury- Bridgeport-Hord, Harney-Uly, ...

Google previewBest-Ever Backyard Birding Tips (2008)

Hundreds of Easy Ways to Attract the Birds You Love to Watch by Deborah L. Martin

G The ring-necked pheasant is the state bird of South Dakota and is pictured in flight on the South Dakota state quarter. G Ring-necked pheasants were first introduced into the United States in Oregon in 1881. G Pheasants separate into flocks ...

Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

ring-necked pheasant:: tl'alqtélets ~ tl'alqtélech < tl'áqt. Phenacomys intermedius oramontis may include any or all of the following which occur in this ...

Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

by Vin T. Sparano

RANGE: The ring-necked pheasant ranges from southern Canada down through Baja California and northern Mexico, and can be found in parts of Texas, Oklahoma. Kansas. Missouri, Illinois. Indiana, Ohio, and Maryland. IDENTIFICATION: ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Virology (2001)

by Gerard Meurant

Cell 102,549 ring-necked pheasant adenovirus See marble spleen disease virus. ring-necked pheasant leukosis virus A strain of subgroup F avian leukosis ...

Google previewOhio Encyclopedia (2002)

by Jennifer Herman

The ring-necked pheasant, the Hungarian partridge, and the ruffed grouse are among the most important game birds. The bald eagle nests along Lake Erie, and the golden eagle is a rare winter visitor. Among predatory birds are the screech ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1919)

A Library of Universal Knowledge

The English ring-necked pheasant, which is a familiar bird in this country, having been introduced into pheasantries and preserves, is a hybrid between the ring- necked pheasant (Phasianus torquatus), imported from China about a century ...

Google previewContinuum Encyclopedia of Animal Symbolism in World Art (2006)

by Hope B. Werness

The ring-necked pheasant was brought to Europe at least as early as the time of Alexander the Great (early 4th century BCE). Because it came from the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2003)

by Michael Allaby

ring-necked pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) See Phasianidae. ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur) See Lemuridae. ring-tailed possums See Pseudocheiridae.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tennessee (2000)

by Nancy Capace

More recently, the ring-necked pheasant has been introduced in several areas. The bobwhite, swiftest of the quail family and the most numerous game bird, is widely distributed throughout the State, as is the dove. The official State bird is the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

RING-NECKED PHEASANT (PHASIANUS COLCHICUS) Most widely distributed pheasant in the world, even prior to introductions. Native range covered most of temperate Asia. Introduced nearly worldwide, in places such as Chile, New ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects: E-J (1999)

by S. Gangolli

oral Japanese quail, ring-necked pheasant, mallard duck 3600- 6640 mg ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sport (1898)

by Henry Charles Howard Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire, Hedley Peek, Frederick George Aflalo

The Ring-Necked Pheasant (P/rasr'anur tarquatu:)-—This pheasant was introduced into the western half of the Old World as early as the year 1513, when it was brought to St. Helena. There it thrived wonderfully, and affords good sport even ...

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