This exquisite piece features both a rooster and a hen Ringneck Pheasant. The birds are mounted on a base with natural habitat and an aged fencepost just as they might appear in the wild. The rooster's colors are incredibly vibrant and varied while the hen shows off her natural camouflage. The summation of these attributes makes this mount a fantastic show piece for any lover of wildlife decor. This mount has received a taxidermy quality rating of Premier.
About the Ringneck Pheasant
Scientific Name: Phasianus colchicus
The common pheasant is a bird in the pheasant family. The genus name comes from Latin phasianus, "pheasant". The species name colchicus is Latin for "of Colchis", a country on the Black Sea where pheasants became known to Europeans.