Silver pheasant


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(Zool.) any one of several species of beautiful crested and long-tailed Asiatic pheasants, of the genus Euplocamus. They have the tail and more or less of the upper parts silvery white. The most common species (E. nychtemerus) is native of China.

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Kotal Pheasantry is established in Kotal wildlife park in district Kohat over an area of 1 kanal, with an objective to propagate and provide breeding environment to exotic/ indigenous wildlife species like silver pheasant, golden pheasant, reeves pheasant, pea-cock etc.
This selection is composed of the following species: Victoria crowned pigeon, common emerald dove, Luzon bleedingheart, green imperial pigeon, mallard, island collared dove, helmeted guineafowl, Alexandrine parakeet, blossomheaded parakeet, silver pheasant, mute swan, blacknecked swan, white peafowl, Indian peafowl, red and black parrot, and white pigeon.
I won the Silver Pheasant at Fairhaven and The Henriques at Hesekth, Northern Order of Merit events.
Meanwhile, Matthew Cox struck silver for the second time in a month in the Mitsushiba Northern Order of Merit, He was the only player to break par in the Silver Pheasant at Fairhaven where he beat the host club's Lee Mayors by a shot.
Today he was aiming to maintain his outstanding run in the Fairhaven club's Silver Pheasant open scratch, a Northern order of merit event.
Cefn Mably Farm Park, in St Mellons, Cardiff, is on Born Free's blacklist for having a cockatiel, a golden pheasant, a silver pheasant, black swine, a quail and a llama.
Fallon got punters off to a flying start by taking the opening two events aboard the favourites High Premium in the Swannington Claiming Stakes and Kheyrah in the Silver Pheasant Fillies'' Stakes.
Kanski, who plays off +2 and has been a member at Hesketh for seven years, is competing in the Silver Pheasant event at Fairhaven this Saturday.
The 27-year-old Clitheroe builder suffered a loss for form after winning the Henriques Trophy at Hesketh in May but he bounced back to retain the Caldy Quart and then won the Fairhaven Silver Pheasant.