Vietnamese Pheasant

Lophura edwardsi

Nearly disappeared

Hunting and massive forest clearance are impacting on this pheasant’s numbers in the wild. Zoo Berlin manages the international studbook for this species, and is leading a reintroduction programme in Vietnam.

Characteristics

  • Origin

    Vietnam

  • Habitat

    moist mountain forests with dense undergrowth

  • Diet

    Berries, seeds, buds, insects, spiders

  • Status

    critically endangered

Threat Categories of IUCN

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Opening hours

Today, 28. July
9:00 - 18:30
Last admission: 17:00
Opening hours

Feedings & Trainings

  • No public Animal feeding & training sessions are taking place at this time.

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Arrival

Hardenbergplatz 8, 10787 Berlin

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