Chinese Birds     2011 2 (1):  53-58    ISSN: 1674-7674:  CN: 11-5870/Q

Home range and habitat composition of male Reeves's Pheasants in an agricultural-forest plantation landscape in central China: a preliminary report
Jiliang XU 1,2,*, Zhengwang ZHANG 2
1 College of Nature Conservation, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing 100083, China
2 Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Sciences and Ecological Engineering, College of Life Sciences, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875, China
Received 2010-09-20  Revised 2011-01-15  Online 2011-05-01

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