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Pheasant, not chicken [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2013-1-25 15:35:12 |Display all floors
Pheasants belong to the Phasianidae. They have colorful and gorgeous feathers, and they are one of the rare species particularly in China.

The pheasant in Chinese Paintings may not like the real pheasant. So I will show you the pheasant in oil paintings:

A Cock Pheasant

Cock and hen pheasant in the undergrowth

Cock and Hen Pheasant at the Edge of a Wood

It seems that they are not very clear boundaries among chicken, cock and pheasant in the western countries.
But I think you will know this is Chicken in China.{:soso_e128:}

Chinese Paintings:

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Post time 2013-1-25 17:54:59 |Display all floors
May I suggest you replace Cock with Rooster instead, when talking about chicken?
Twentyfive percent out of nothing is still nothing!

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