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Grey Peacock-Pheasant

Polyplectron bicalcaratum (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Grey Peacock-Pheasant (Polyplectron bicalcaratum), also known as Burmese Peacock-Pheasant, is a large Southeast Asian member of the order Galliformes. It is the national bird of Myanmar. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Polyplectron

Scientific:
  Polyplectron bicalcaratum

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.156

Protonym:
  Pavo bicalcaratus

Avibase ID:
  824E5471AC97F6CD

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/824E5471

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176102

Geographic range:

  • Polyplectron bicalcaratum bicalcaratum (bicalcaratum): NE Assam and Myanmar to sw Thailand and central Laos
  • Polyplectron bicalcaratum bicalcaratum (bailyi): Patchily distributed w Assam and adjacent e Himalayas
  • Polyplectron bicalcaratum bakeri: Humid forests of ne India and Bhutan
  • Polyplectron bicalcaratum ghigii: Central and n Vietnam to e Tonkin and central Laos
English:
Grey Peacock-Pheasant
Czech:
bažant paví
German:
Indochina-Pfaufasan
Danish:
Grå Påfuglefasan
Spanish:
Espolonero chinquis
Finnish:
harmaatäpläfasaani
French:
Éperonnier chinquis
Icelandic:
Spegilfasani
Italian:
Speroniere grigio
Japanese:
kokujaku
Japanese:
コクジャク
Dutch:
Spiegelpauw
Norwegian:
Filigransfasan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Filigransfasan
Polish:
wieloszpon szary
Portuguese:
Faisão-pavão-cinzento
Russian:
Павлиний фазан
Slovak:
okáč činkvis
Swedish:
grå påfågelfasan
Ukrainian:
Віялохвіст сірий
Chinese:
灰孔雀雉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Grey Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
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 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):
Grey Peacock-pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant (Gray) ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum [bicalcaratum Group])
eBird version 1.53:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant (Gray) ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum [bicalcaratum Group])
eBird version 1.54:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant (Gray) ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum [bicalcaratum Group])
eBird version 1.55:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant (Gray) ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum [bicalcaratum Group])
eBird version 2015:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Gray Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Grey Peacock Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Grey Peacock Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Grey Peacock-pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Grey Peacock-pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Grey Peacock-pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Grey Peacock-pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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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 3.5:
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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 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:
Grey Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Grey Peacock Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Grey Peacock-Pheasant ( Polyplectron bicalcaratum) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Polyplectron bicalcaratum [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Polyplectron [bicalcaratum or katsumatae] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Bengali: মেটে কাঠমৌর
Catalan: Faisà d'esperons gris
Czech: bažant pavi, bažant paví
Danish: Grå Påfuglefasan
German: Burma Pfaufasan, Grauer Pfaufasan, GrauerPfaufasan, Indochina-Pfaufasan
English: Burmese Gray peacock pheasant, Burmese grey peacock pheasant, Burmese peacock pheasant, Burmese Peacock-Pheasant, Gray Peacock-Pheasant, Gray Peacock-Pheasant (Gray), Grey Peacock Pheasant, Grey Peacock-Pheasant, Grey peafowl pheasant
English (IOC): Grey Peacock-Pheasant
Spanish: Espolonero Chinquis, Espolonero Común
Spanish (Spain): Espolonero Chinquis
Spanish (HBW): Gray Peacock-Pheasant
Estonian: hall-paabufaasan
Finnish: Harmaatäpläfasaani
French: Eperonnier chinquis, Éperonnier chinquis
Hungarian: pávaszemes fácán
Icelandic: Spegilfasani
Italian: Speroniere chinquis, Speroniere della Birmannia, Speroniere grigio
Japanese: ko kujaku, kokujaku
Japanese: コクジャク
Japanese (Kanji): 小孔雀
Scientific: Pavo bicalcaratus, Polyplectron bicalcaratum, Polyplectron bicalcaratum [bicalcaratum Group], Polyplectron bicalcaratum bicalcaratum
Lithuanian: Pilkasis povinis fazanas
Malay: Burung Kuang Kelabu
Dutch: Grijze, Pauwfazant, Spiegelpauw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Filigransfasan
Norwegian: Filigransfasan
Polish: wieloszpon szary
Pinyin: huī kǒng-què zhì
Portuguese: Faisão-pavão-cinzento
Russian: Бирманский Павлиний Фазан, Павлиний фазан, Серый павлиний фазан
Slovak: okác cinkvis, okáč činkvis
Slovenian: Pavji, zrcalasti fazan
Serbian: Sivi paun-fazan
Swedish: Grå påfågelfasan
Thai: นกแว่นเหนือ, นกแว่นสีเทา
Thai (Transliteration): nók wâeen nĕua, nók wâeen sĭi-tʰaw
Turkish: Büyük Tavus Sülünü, Gri Tavuskuşu Sülünü
Ukrainian: Віялохвіст сірий
Vietnamese: Gà sao, Gà tiền mặt vàng, Gà tiền vàng mặt
Chinese: 孔雀雉, 灰孔雀雉
Chinese (Traditional): 灰孔雀雉

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