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Chinese Monal

Lophophorus lhuysii Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, A, 1866

The Chinese Monal, Lophophorus lhuysii, is a pheasant. This monal is restricted to mountains of central China. The plumage is highly iridescent. The male has a large drooping purple crest, a metallic green head, blue bare skin around the eyes, a reddish gold mantle, bluish green feathers and black underparts. The female is dark brown with white on its throat. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Lophophorus

Scientific:
  Lophophorus lhuysii

Citation:
  Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, A, 1866

Reference:
  Bull.Soc.Acclimat.(2) 3 p.223

Protonym:
  Lophophorus Lhuysii

Avibase ID:
  583D3E979D655290

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/583D3E97

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553880


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Geographic range:

  • Lophophorus lhuysii: Mountains of sw China (s Gansu, nw Sichuan and Yunnan)
English:
Chinese Monal
Czech:
bažant zelenoocasý
German:
Grünschwanzmonal
Danish:
Kinesisk Glansfasan
Spanish:
Monal Coliverde
Finnish:
kiinanloistofasaani
French:
Lophophore de Lhuys
Icelandic:
Kínafasani
Italian:
Monal della Cina
Japanese:
karanijikiji
Japanese:
カラニジキジ
Dutch:
Chinese Glansfazant
Norwegian:
Regnbuefasan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Regnbogefasan
Polish:
olsniak zielonosterny
Portuguese:
Monal-de-rabo-azul
Russian:
Китайский монал
Slovak:
monal zelenochvostý
Swedish:
kinesisk monal
Ukrainian:
Монал китайський
Chinese:
绿尾虹雉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Chinese Monal ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Lophophore de Lhuys ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Lophophore de Lhuys ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Clements 1st edition:
Chinese Monal Pheasant ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Clements 3rd edition:
Chinese Monal Pheasant ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 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):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Chinese Monal Pheasant ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Chinese Monal Pheasant ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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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):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Chinese Monal ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Oriental Bird Club:
Chinese Monal ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
James Lee Peters:
Lophophorus lhuysii
James Lee Peters (original):
Lophophorus lhuysii
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Lophophorus lhuysii
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Chinese Monal ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Chinese Monal ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Chinese Monal ( Lophophorus lhuysii)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lophophorus lhuysii
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lophophorus lhuysii

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Monal de crinera
Czech: Bažant zelenoocasý
Danish: Kinesisk Glansfasan
German: China-Glanzfasan, Chinesischer Glanzfasan, Grünschwanz-Glanzfasan, Grünschwanzmonal
English: Chinese Monal, Chinese Monal Pheasant, Chinese Monal-Pheasant
English (IOC): Chinese Monal
Spanish: Lofóforo Chino, Monal Coliverde
Spanish (Spain): Monal Coliverde
Spanish (HBW): Chinese Monal
Estonian: hiina läikfaasan
Finnish: kiinanloistofasaani, Kiinanlostofasaani
French: Lophophore de Chine, Lophophore de Lhuys
Hungarian: kékfarkú fényfácán
Icelandic: Kínafasani
Italian: Lofoforo cinese, Lofoforo di L'Huys, Monal della Cina
Japanese: karanijikiji
Japanese: カラニジキジ
Scientific: Laphophorus lhuysii, Lophophorus lhuysii
Lithuanian: Kininis trumpauodegis fazanas
Latvian: zaļastes monals
Dutch: Chinese Glansfazant
Norwegian Nynorsk: Regnbogefasan
Norwegian: Regnbuefasan
Polish: olsniak zielonosterny, olśniak zielonosterny
Portuguese: Monal-de-rabo-azul
Russian: Китайский монал
Slovak: monal zelenochvostý
Serbian: Kineski monal
Swedish: Kinesisk monal
Ukrainian: Монал китайський
Chinese: 绿尾虹雉
Chinese (Traditional): 綠尾虹雉

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