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Palawan Peacock Pheasant Polyplectron napoleonis   - Adult male
Palawan Peacock Pheasant
Photographer : © Matthew Kwan
Location :Sabang, Palawan, Philippines
Date : 5 November 2018
English synonyms:Palawan Peacock-pheasant, Napoleon's Peacock Pheasant, Napoleon's Peacock-pheasant
Bird Family :Phasianidae - Partridges, Chukar, Francolins, Quails, Spurfowl, Pheasants, Tragopans, Monals, Junglefowl, Arguses, Peafowl, Grouse, Ptarmigans & Capercaillies
Red Data Status :Vulnerable
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Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Palawan in the Philippines.

Previously known as Polyplectron emphanum but that name was misdated and does not have priority (Dickinson, 2001).

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