Hainan Peacock-pheasant Polyplectron katsumatae


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Further resources

IUCN SSC Galliformes Specialist Group

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Polyplectron katsumatae. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/hainan-peacock-pheasant-polyplectron-katsumatae on 05/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 05/12/2023.