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Kalij Pheasant
Lophura leucomelanos (Latham, 1790)
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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Lophura

Scientific:
  Lophura leucomelanos

Citation:
  (Latham, 1790)

Reference:
  IndexOrn. 2 p.633

Protonym:
  Phasianus leucomelanos

Avibase ID:
  A226EDC1D7B0B10B

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553882

Geographic range:

  • Lophura leucomelanos leucomelanos: Subtropical pine, sal, and moist temperate forests of Nepal
  • Lophura leucomelanos hamiltonii: Western Himalayas (Indus River to w Nepal)
  • Lophura leucomelanos melanota: Sikkim and w Bhutan
  • Lophura leucomelanos moffitti: Range unknown; possibly central Bhutan
  • Lophura leucomelanos oatesi: S Myanmar (Arakan Yoma Mountains)
  • Lophura leucomelanos lathami: E Bhutan and n India to Myanmar
  • Lophura leucomelanos williamsi: W Myanmar (east to Irrawaddy River)
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Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Kalij Pheasant
Czech:
  bažant kalij
German:
  Kalifasan
Danish:
  Kalijfasan
Spanish:
  Faisán Kálij
Finnish:
  teräsfasaani
French:
  Faisan leucomèle
Icelandic:
  Kalij Pheasant
Italian:
  Fagiano kalij
Japanese:
  miyamahakkan
Japanese:
  ミヤマハッカン
Dutch:
  Nepalfazant
Norwegian:
  Kalifasan
Polish:
  kisciec nepalski
Portuguese:
  Faisão-kalij
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Kalij Pheasant
Russian:
  Чёрная лофура
Slovak:
  bažant čiernochrbtý
Swedish:
  Kalijfasan
Chinese:
  黑鹇


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

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

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Bengali: কালা মথুরা
Catalan: Faisà de Latham
Czech: bažant kalij, Bažant tmavý
Danish: Kalijfasan
German: Kalifasan, Nepalfasan
English: Kalij Pheasant, Nepal Kaleej pheasant
Spanish: Faisán de Nepal, Faisán Kalíj, Faisán Kálij
Estonian: terasfaasan
Finnish: Teräsfasaani
French: Faisan leucomèle
Hungarian: ördögfácán
Italian: Fagiano di Kalij, Fagiano kalij
Japanese: mi-yama hakkan, miyamahakkan
Japanese: ミヤマハッカン
Japanese (Kanji): 深山白鷴
Latin: Gennaeus leucomelanos, Lophura leucomelana, Lophura leucomelanos, Lophura leucomelanos leucomelanos
Lithuanian: Juodoji lofura
Malay: Burung Kuang Betawi
Dutch: Nepalfazant
Norwegian: Kalifasan
Polish: kisciec nepalski, kiściec nepalski
Pinyin: hēi-xián
Portuguese: Faisão-kalij
Russian: Гималайский Куриный Фазан, Гималайский фазан, чёрная лофура
Slovak: bažant ciernochrbtý, bažant čiernochrbtý
Swedish: Kalijfasan
Thai: ไก่ฟ้าหลังเทา
Thai (Transliteration): kày-fáa lăŋ-tʰaw
Turkish: Kalij Sülünleri
Chinese: 黑鹇
Chinese (Traditional): 黑鷼

 

         

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