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Eastern Riflebird

Lophorina intercedens Sharpe, 1882

The Growling Riflebird, Ptiloris intercedens also known as Eastern Riflebird is a medium-sized passerine bird of the Paradisaeidae family. The male is a velvet black and green bird of paradise with black flank plumes, black curved bill, yellow mouth, blackish feet and dark brown iris. It has an iridescent greenish blue on its crown, throat, breast shield and central tail feathers. The female is a rufous brown bird with barred buff below. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Paradisaeidae
Genus:
  Lophorina

Scientific:
  Lophorina intercedens

Citation:
  Sharpe, 1882

Reference:
  J.Linn.Soc.LondonZool. 16 p.444

Protonym:
  Ptiloris intercedens

Avibase ID:
  4A27D2EB4308AB6B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4A27D2EB

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562586

Geographic range:

  • Lophorina intercedens: Lowlands of central and se Papua New Guinea
English:
Eastern Riflebird
German:
Papuaparadiesvogel
Danish:
Østlig Riffelfugl
Spanish:
Ave-del-paraíso oriental
Finnish:
papuanviuhkasiipi
French:
Paradisier grondeur
Italian:
Uccello fucile orientale
Japanese:
higashikofuuchou
Japanese:
ヒガシコフウチョウ
Dutch:
Oostelijke Geweervogel
Norwegian:
blåbrystparadisfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Blåbrystparadisfugl
Polish:
ozdobnik tarczowy
Slovak:
rajka volavá
Swedish:
östlig sköldparadisfågel
Chinese:
东裙风鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Danish: Østlig Riffelfugl
German: Adelbertparadiesvogel, Papuaparadiesvogel
English: Eastern Riflebird, Growling Riflebird, Magnificent Riflebird (Growling)
English (IOC): Growling Riflebird
Spanish: Ave del paraíso gruñidora, Ave-del-paraíso oriental
Spanish (Spain): Ave-del-paraíso gruñidora
Spanish (HBW): Growling Riflebird
Estonian: kagu-paradiisilind
Finnish: Papuanviuhkasiipi
French: Paradisier de l'est, Paradisier de Papouasie, Paradisier gorge-d'acier (grondeur), Paradisier grondeur
Indonesian: Toowa cemerlang
Italian: Uccello fucile orientale
Japanese: higashikofuuchou, oourokofuuchou (intercedens), unariurokofuuchou
Japanese: ウナリウロコフウチョウ, オオウロコフウチョウ (intercedens), ヒガシコフウチョウ
Scientific: Lophorina intercedens, Ptiloris intercedens, Ptiloris magnificus intercedens
Lithuanian: Rytinis ptiloris
Dutch: Oostelijke Geweervogel, Prachtgeweervogel (intercedens)
Norwegian Nynorsk: Blåbrystparadisfugl
Norwegian: blåbrystparadisfugl
Polish: ozdobnik tarczowy
Slovak: rajka volavá
Swedish: östlig sköldparadisfågel, ötstlig sköldparadisfågel, Rosabukad sköldparadisfågel
Turkish: Hırlayan Flintacı Cennetkuşu
Chinese: 东裙风鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 東方裙天堂鳥

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