Cabot's Tragopan

(Tragopan caboti)

Additional Info Image Gallery Links Bibliography Species Home



Cabot's Male

Tragopan caboti
Photo by Myles Lamont


Scientific Information

Other Names: Yellow-bellied Tragopan

Subspecies: Two, Tragopan caboti caboti, T. c. guangxiensis

Range: Resident in Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Hunan, Guangdong, Guangxi and Fujian.

Habitat: Inhabits coniferous or broadleaved woods with undergrowth, mountain stream sides, slopes, terraces and damp places under cliffs. Feeds on the ground or in trees. Descends to the ground before dawn, even in freezing weather; back to dwelling trees at dusk with male flying up first and female following suit.

Status in Wild: Endangered.



<< Previous - Next >>

Images

Click on thumbnails for larger views.


1 2 3 4 5

6 7 8 9 10

Photo Credits
(l to r): 1, Myles Lamont; 2-5, Jan Harteman; 6, Francy Hermans; 7-10 Hugo Barbosa.



Links

Links related to this species. Please note, links will open in a new window.




Additional Info Image Gallery Links Bibliography Species Home