The Daily Beast - October 8, 2011
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A Blue-eared pheasant (Crossoptilon auritum) is pictured at the aviary El Nido, on September 27, 2011, in Ixtapaluca, State of Mexico, near Mexico City. The aviary El Nido is the third largest in the world, with more than 320 species of birds and more than 3000 specimens in their facilities. At El Nido they are working on the reproduction of endangered species.