The kalij pheasant is a pheasant found in forests and thickets, especially in the Himalayan foothills, from Pakistan to western Thailand. Males are rather variable depending on the subspecies involved, but all have an at least partially glossy bluish-black plumage, while females are overall brownish.
Similar species: Chicken-like Birds
Uploaded Jan 4, 2022. Captured in 2JVR+63 Maqueda, Spain.