Distribution: southern China, Southeast Asia
Silver Pheasants are 94-110cm long and they dwell in the mountainous with forests, especially liking to move among bamboo forests and bushes. They perch on tree branches at night and run quickly once alerted. Fruits, seeds and insects are their main food, but they also eat leaves, sprouts and flower petals. In April, they enter the mating period and the males often fight each other at that time. One male can mate with several females.