Bird checklists - taxonomy - distribution - maps - links
Welcome Guest
Silver Pheasant
Lophura nycthemera (Linnaeus, 1758)
summary   taxon grid   map   eBird   Wikipedia   NatureServe   ITIS   Birdlife   Flickr   Audio   More links



(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Lophura

Scientific:
  Lophura nycthemera

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.159

Protonym:
  Phasianus nycthemerus

Avibase ID:
  69DAB4A8EDDADB7F

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176083

Geographic range:

  • Lophura nycthemera nycthemera: S China (Guangdong and Guangxi) to n Vietnam
  • Lophura nycthemera annamensis: Montane forests of s Vietnam
  • Lophura nycthemera beaulieui: S-central China (se Yunnan) to n Laos and n Vietnam
  • Lophura nycthemera beli: Central Vietnam (e slope of Annamitic Mountains)
  • Lophura nycthemera berliozi: Central Vietnam (w slope of Annamitic Mountains)
  • Lophura nycthemera engelbachi: S Laos (Bolavens Plateau)
  • Lophura nycthemera fokiensis: SE China (nw Fujian and (?) Zhejiang
  • Lophura nycthemera omeiensis: S-central China (s Sichuan)
  • Lophura nycthemera rufipes: Highlands of n Myanmar (Northern Shan States)
  • Lophura nycthemera whiteheadi: Hainan (s China)
  • Lophura nycthemera ripponi: Highlands of n Myanmar (Southern Shan States)
  • Lophura nycthemera occidentalis: S-central China (nw Yunnan) and ne Myanmar
  • Lophura nycthemera rongjiangensis: S-central China (se Guizhou)
  • Lophura nycthemera lewisi: Mountains of sw Cambodia and se Thailand
  • Lophura nycthemera jonesi: Myanmar to sw China (sw Yunnan) and central Thailand
  • Lophura nycthemera lineata: S Myanmar (east of Irrawaddy River) to nw Thailand
  • Lophura nycthemera crawfurdii: SE Myanmar (Tenasserim) and peninsular Thailand
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Silver Pheasant
Czech:
  bažant stříbrný
German:
  Silberfasan
Danish:
  Sølvfasan
Spanish:
  Faisán Plateado
Finnish:
  hopeafasaani
French:
  Faisan argenté
Icelandic:
  Silver Pheasant
Italian:
  Fagiano argentato
Japanese:
  hakkan
Japanese:
  ハッカン
Dutch:
  Zilverfazant
Norwegian:
  Sølvfasan
Polish:
  kisciec srebrzysty
Portuguese:
  Faisão-prateado
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Silver Pheasant
Russian:
  Серебряная лофура
Slovak:
  bažant strieborný
Swedish:
  Silverfasan
Chinese:
  白鹇


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Faisan argenté ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Faisan argenté ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   Silver Pheasant ( Lophura nycthemera) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Lophura nycthemera [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Lophura [nycthemera or leucomelanos] (sensu lato) by some authors

Your sightings

You must be logged in to view your sighting details. To register to myAvibase click here.

Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3 


Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Czech: Bažant stríbrný, bažant stříbrný
Danish: Sølvfasan
German: Silberfasan
English: Silver Pheasant
Spanish: Faisán Plateado
Spanish (Argentine): Faisán plateado
Estonian: hõbefaasan
Finnish: Hopeafasaani
French: Faisan argenté
Irish: Piasún liathgheal
Hebrew: פסיון כסף
Hungarian: ezüstfácán
Italian: Fagiano argentato
Japanese: hakkan
Japanese: ハッカン
Japanese (Kanji): 白鷴
Latin: Gennaeus nycthemerus, Lophura nycthemera
Lithuanian: Sidabrinis fazanas
Malay: Burung Kuang Perak
Dutch: Zilverfazant
Norwegian: Sølvfasan
Polish: Bażant srebrzysty, kisciec srebrzysty, kiściec srebrzysty
Pinyin: bái-xián
Portuguese: Faisão-prateado
Russian: Серебристый Куриный Фазан, Серебристый фазан, Серебряная лофура, серебряный фазан
Slovak: Bažant strieborný
Swedish: Silverfasan
Thai: ไก่ฟ้าสีเงิน, ไก่ฟ้าหลังขาว
Thai (Transliteration): kài-fáa sĭi-ŋeun, kày-fáa lăŋ-kʰăaw
Turkish: Gümüş Sülün
Vietnamese: Gà lôi, Gà lôi trắng, Gà lôi vằn, Gà tiền mặt đò, Trĩ bạc
Chinese: 白鷴, 白鹇
Chinese (Traditional): 白鷼

 

         

Avibase has been visited 237,696,946 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy