Hainan Peacock-Pheasant (Polyplectron katsumatae)

The Hainan Peacock-Pheasant bird is a rare and exotic bird that is native to the island of Hainan, China. This beautiful bird is highly sought after by bird enthusiasts from around the world due to its unique and striking appearance.

The Hainan Peacock-Pheasant is a medium-sized bird with a tail that has long, striking, iridescent blue and green feathers. Its head and breast are a deep, rich blue color, while its wings are a muted brownish color. The male has a distinctive metallic-green sheen to its feathers, while the female is much more muted in coloration.

This bird is primarily found in the dense, mountainous rainforests of Hainan, where it spends most of its time on the forest floor, looking for food. It is a secretive and elusive bird, making it difficult to observe in the wild.

The diet of the Hainan Peacock-Pheasant consists mainly of insects, worms, and small invertebrates. They also feed on seeds and fruits. Their diet includes a wide variety of foods depending on the season and their location in the forest.

Sadly, the Hainan Peacock-Pheasant bird is currently listed as an endangered species due to habitat loss and hunting. This bird was often hunted for its beautiful feathers, which were used in traditional Chinese medicine. Conservation efforts are in place to try and protect its habitat and increase its population.

In conclusion, the Hainan Peacock-Pheasant bird is a stunningly beautiful bird that captures the hearts of bird enthusiasts around the globe. It is a rare bird, difficult to observe in the wild, and sadly, it is an endangered species. Efforts are needed to protect and conserve this bird, so that future generations can appreciate its beauty and magnificence.

Other names

Polyplectron katsumatae



Hainan Peacock-Pheasant

faisà d'esperons de Hainan



hainanski paunaš

bažant chajnanský

Hainan Påfuglefasan



Éperonnier de Hainan


Speroniere di Hainan



wieloszpon hainański


Хайнаньский павлиний фазан

Hajnanski paunaš

okáč hainanský

Espolonero de Hainán


Başlıklı Küçük Tavus Sülünü

віялохвіст гайнанський

hainani paabufaasan