Yang Ji Feng 阳际峰

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Few birders have visted this reserve in Jiangxi though the birdlist appears very impressive and include Pale-headed Woodpecker which is close to extinction in south-east China.


Key Species

Mandarin Duck, Scaly-breasted Merganser, Black Kite, Cabot's Tragopan, Grey-headed Lapwing, Chinese Barbet, Pale-headed Woodpecker, Rusty Laughingthrush, Moustached Laughingthrush, Green Shrike Babbler, White-browed Shrike Babbler, Black-chinned Yuhina, Short-tailed Parrotbill, Chestnut-vented Nuthatch, Yellow-browed Tit.


Other Species

Black-shouldered Kite, Chinese Goshawk, Silver Pheasant, Barred Cuckoo Dove, Grass Owl, Northern Boobock, Collared Owlet, Crested Kingfisher, Blue-throated Beeeater, Speckled Piculet, Bay Woodpecker, Grey-capped Woodpecker, Collared Finchbill, Mountain Bulbul, Black Bulbul, Brown Dipper, Plumbeous Redstart, Chestnut-bellied Rock Thrush, Little Forktail, Slaty-backed Forktail, White-crowned Forktail, Small Niltava, Rufous-faced Warbler, Chestnut-crowned Warbler, Bianchi's Warbler, White-spectacled Warbler, Russet Bush Warbler, White-browed Laughingthrush, Streak-throated Fulvetta, Dusky Fulvetta, Coal Tit, Yellow-bellied Tit, Silky Starling, Oriental Greenfinch, Yellow-billed Grosbeak, Brambling, Crested Bunting, Meadow Bunting, Chestnut-eared Bunting, Tristram's Bunting.


Other Wildlife

In common with some other reserves near the Jiangxi/Fujian border Yangjifeng has a high diversity of amphibians and reptiles. Mammal species include Tufted Deer Elaphodus cephalophus, Chinese Serow Capricornus milneedwardsii, Tibetan and Rhesus Macaque and Chinese Hare.



Not known.


Habitat and Vegetation

Not known.


Getting there



General Information

County:   Yingtan    Area: n/a Altitude: 200-1540m              Location: 27°51′10″- 28°02′20″N, 117°11′30″- 117°28′40″E. Disturbance: not known. The source for this data is a book published by the Science Press in 2010 "Colour Inconographs for Terrestrial Vertebrate of Mount Yangjifeng in Jiangzi Province"