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Emperor Bird-of-paradise

Paradisaea guilielmi Cabanis, 1888

The Emperor Bird-of-paradise (Paradisaea guilielm), also known as Emperor of Germany's Bird-of-paradise is a large, approximately 33 cm long, yellow and brown bird-of-paradise with a reddish-brown iris, bluish-grey bill and purplish-brown legs. The male has an extensive dark emerald green face and throat, two very long tail wires and large white ornamental flank plumes. The female is almost similar to the male, but has an all brown plumage, smaller in size and has no ornamental plumes. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Paradisaeidae
Genus:
  Paradisaea

Scientific:
  Paradisaea guilielmi

Citation:
  Cabanis, 1888

Reference:
  J.Orn. 36 p.119

Protonym:
  Paradisea Guilielmi

Avibase ID:
  24369C906AD79413

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/24369C90

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561809


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Paradisaea guilielmi: NE New Guinea (lower mountains of Huon Peninsula)
English:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise
Czech:
rajka císařská
German:
Kaiserparadiesvogel
Danish:
Kejserparadisfugl
Spanish:
Ave-del-paraíso Imperial
Finnish:
keisariparatiisilintu
French:
Paradisier de Guillaume
Italian:
Uccello del paradiso imperatore
Japanese:
shirokazarifuuchou
Japanese:
シロカザリフウチョウ
Dutch:
Keizer Wilhelms Paradijsvogel
Norwegian:
Keiserparadisfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Keisarparadisfugl
Polish:
cudowronka bialopióra
Russian:
Императорская райская птица
Slovak:
rajka bieloštíta
Swedish:
kejsarparadisfågel
Ukrainian:
Дивоптах імператорський
Chinese:
线翎极乐鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Paradisier de Guillaume ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Paradisier de Guillaume ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 1st edition:
Emperor of Germany Bird of Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 3rd edition:
Emperor of Germany Bird of Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 4th edition:
Emperor of Germany Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
eBird version 1.50:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
eBird version 2019:
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Emperor of Germany Bird of Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Emperor of Germany Bird of Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Emperor Bird-of-Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Emperor Bird of Paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
James Lee Peters:
Paradisaea guilielmi
James Lee Peters (original):
Paradisaea guilielmi
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Paradisaea guilielmi
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Emperor Bird-of-paradise ( Paradisaea guilielmi)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Paradisaea guilielmi
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Paradisaea guilielmi

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: ocell del paradís imperial
Czech: Rajka belavá, rajka císařská
Danish: Kejserparadisfugl
German: Kaiserparadiesvogel, Kaiser-Paradiesvogel
English: Bird of Paradise, Emperor Bird of paradise, Emperor Bird-of-paradise, Emperor of Germany Bird of Paradise, Emperor of Germany Bird-of-Paradis, Emperor of Germany Bird-of-paradise, Emperor of Germany's Bird-of-paradi, Emperor's Bird-of-Paradise, White-plumed Bird of Paradise, White-plumed Bird-of-paradise
English (IOC): Emperor Bird-of-Paradise
Spanish: Ave del Paraíso, Ave del paraíso imperial, Ave-del-paraíso Imperial
Spanish (Spain): Ave-del-paraíso Imperial
Spanish (HBW): Emperor Bird-of-Paradise
Estonian: loorsaba-paradiisilind
Finnish: Keisariparatiisilintu
French: Paradisier de Guillaume, Paradisier impérial
Hungarian: császár paradicsommadár
Italian: Uccello del Paradiso dell'imperatore Guglielmo, Uccello del paradiso imperatore
Japanese: shirokazarifuuchou
Japanese: シロカザリフウチョウ
Scientific: Paradisaea guilielmi, Paradisea Guilielmi
Lithuanian: Žaliakrūtis rojaus paukštis
Dutch: Keizer Wilhelm-paradijsvogel, Keizer Wilhelms Paradijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Keisarparadisfugl
Norwegian: Keiserparadisfugl
Polish: cudowronka bialopióra, cudowronka białopióra
Russian: Императорская райская птица
Slovak: rajka bieloštíta
Serbian: Carska rajska ptica
Swedish: kejsarparadisfågel, Rödbukad paradisfågel
Turkish: İmparator Cennetkuşu
Ukrainian: Дивоптах імператорський
Chinese: 线翎极乐鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 線翎天堂鳥

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