- English Name :
- Class II Endangered Species. CITES Appendix II
The 2000 IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature)
Red List (VU). Natural Monument No. 204
- Habitat :
Groves of camellia and other deciduous trees in Jejudo Island, Geojedo Island, and Jindo Island. They’re sometimes seen in Gyeonggi-do in spring and autumn as well.
- Shape Characteristics :
It has a body length of 18cm and several vivid colors, such as green, black, red, and brown.
- Ecological Characteristics :
It’s hard to see these birds because they’re very cautious. They usually walk to prey. The prefer living in the areas with a thick layer of fallen leaves and rich in earthworms. There are about 2,500~10,000 of these birds all over the world.
- Feed :
Earthworms, insects (beetles), crustacean, etc…