Ring-necked Pheasant

SizeRooster: Body length approx. 90 cm Hen: Body length slightly smaller and lighter
WeightRooster: weight approx. 1.5 kg Hen: lighter
HabitatAgricultural landscapes, fields, steppes, sparse forests with enough cover
Foodmainly seeds, herbs, young plant sprouts, snails, worms, molluscs
ReproductionMating season March–May Clutch size 10–16 eggs Breeding duration 25 days
LifespanOutdoor 7-8 years

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