By DickDaniels ( (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (

Reeves's Pheasant Syrmaticus reevesii


Category E*

Native Range

Asia. North and south China

British Occurence

Introduced but a scattered population does not seem to be self-sustaining. Reported from Suffolk, W Yorks, Norfolk, Gwynedd, Staffs and Derbys. At least 15 individuals were reported in 2014 from the Brecks but there was no evidence of breeding.

Where to see Reeves's Pheasant in captivity

Discover more about this bird with