Critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Edward’s pheasants (Lophura edwardsi) at Pheasant Heaven, a private pheasant breeding center near Clinton, NC. The male is dark and the hen is brown. This is one of the rarest pheasants in the world. It is considered to be extinct in the wild and there are just a couple hundred in captivity.

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