CABOT'S TRAGOPAN

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SCIENTIFIC NAME:  Tragopan caboti

HABITAT:  Evergreen deciduous forest and mixed deciduous-coniferous forest areas in the mountain ranges of Southeast China.

CONSERVATION STATUS:   Vulnerable

FUN FACT:  Males have heavily buff-spotted reddish-brown upperparts, straw-buff underparts, and blakish head with bare orange facial skin with a blue and red inflatable “lappet” and “horn” wattles, golden crown-sides and orange-red neck-sides. 

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