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Paradise Riflebird

Lophorina paradisea (Swainson, 1825)

The Paradise Riflebird, Ptiloris paradiseus, is a medium-sized, up to 30 cm long, passerine bird of the Paradisaeidae (Birds of Paradise) family. The male is black with an iridescent greenish blue crown, throat and central tail feathers. It has a black curved bill, black feet, dark brown iris and yellow mouth. The female is an olive brown bird with barred blackish below. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Paradisaeidae
Genus:
  Lophorina

Scientific:
  Lophorina paradisea

Citation:
  (Swainson, 1825)

Reference:
  Zool.J. 1 p.481

Protonym:
  Ptiloris paradiseus

Avibase ID:
  612E3B48C5499A3B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/612E3B48

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562588

Geographic range:

  • Lophorina paradisea: E Australia (Dawes Range, Queensland to Bellinger R., NSW)
English:
Paradise Riflebird
Czech:
rajka skvostná
German:
Schildparadiesvogel
Danish:
Paradis-riffelfugl
Spanish:
Ave-del-paraíso Festoneada
Finnish:
paratiisiviuhkasiipi
French:
Paradisier festonné
Italian:
Uccello fucile del paradiso
Japanese:
urokofuuchou
Japanese:
ウロコフウチョウ
Dutch:
Schildgeweervogel
Norwegian:
Skjellbukparadisfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Skjelbukparadisfugl
Polish:
ozdobnik rajski
Russian:
Щитоносная райская птица
Slovak:
rajka zamatová
Swedish:
fjällig sköldparadisfågel
Ukrainian:
Оздобник квінслендський
Chinese:
大掩鼻风鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Paradisier festonné ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Paradisier festonné ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 1st edition:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradisius)
Clements 3rd edition:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 4th edition:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements, version 2015:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements, version 2016:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements, version 2017:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements, version 2018:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Clements, version 2019:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 1.50:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 1.52:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 1.53:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 1.54:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 1.55:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 2015:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 2016:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 2017:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 2018:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
eBird version 2019:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Paradise Riflebird ( Lophorina paradisea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
James Lee Peters:
Ptiloris paradiseus
James Lee Peters (original):
Ptiloris paradiseus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Ptiloris paradiseus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Paradise Riflebird ( Ptiloris paradiseus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ptiloris paradiseus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ptiloris paradiseus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: ocell del paradís fistonat
Czech: Rajka skvostná
Danish: Paradis-riffelfugl
German: Schildparadiesvogel, Schild-Paradiesvogel
English: Paradise Riflebird
English (IOC): Paradise Riflebird
Spanish: Ave del paraíso festoneada, Ave Fusil del Paraíso, Ave-del-paraíso Festoneada
Spanish (Spain): Ave-del-paraíso Festoneada
Spanish (HBW): Paradise Riflebird
Estonian: lõuna-paradiisilind
Finnish: Paratiisiviuhkasiipi
French: Paradisier à couronne bleuâtre, Paradisier festonné, Proméfil d'Australie
Hungarian: pajzsos paradicsommadár
Italian: Uccello fucile del Paradiso
Japanese: urokofuuchou
Japanese: ウロコフウチョウ
Scientific: Lophorina paradisea, Ptiloris paradisaea, Ptiloris paradisea queenslandica, Ptiloris paradiseus, Ptiloris paradisius
Lithuanian: Rojinis ptiloris
Dutch: Schildgeweervogel, Schild-geweervogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Skjelbukparadisfugl
Norwegian: Skjellbukparadisfugl
Polish: ozdobnik rajski
Russian: Щитоносная райская птица
Slovak: rajka zamatová
Swedish: fjällig sköldparadisfågel, Grönfjällig sköldparadisfågel
Turkish: Flintacı Cennetkuşu
Ukrainian: Оздобник квінслендський
Chinese: 大掩鼻风鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 大裙天堂鳥

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