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Greater, Vogelkop or Lesser Superb Bird-of-paradise
Lophorina [superba, niedda or minor] (= Lophorina superba) (Forster, JR, 1781)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Paradisaeidae
Genus:
  Lophorina

Scientific:
  Lophorina superba

Citation:
  (Forster, JR, 1781)

Reference:
  IndischeZool. p.40

Protonym:
  Paradisea Superba

Avibase ID:
  D59AFCC3B0910BF6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D59AFCC3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560875

Geographic range:

  • Lophorina superba [superba or feminina]: montane western New Guinea, from the Kobowre Mountains (West Papua, Indonesia) to the Sepik-Strickland River Divide (western Papua New Guinea)
  • Lophorina superba addenda: eastern ranges of New Guinea, from the Yuat-Strickland River Divide and the base of the southeastern Peninsula, Papua New Guinea
  • Lophorina superba latipennis: eastern New Guinea (mountains of the Huon Peninsula, and presumably also the Herzog and Adelbert Ranges)
  • Lophorina niedda niedda: mountains of the Wandammen Peninsula, Bird's Neck, West Papua, New Guinea
  • Lophorina niedda inopinata: mountains of the Bird's Head Peninsula, West Papua, New Guinea
  • Lophorina minor: southeastern Papua New Guinea (mountains of the Papuan Peninsula, west at least to the Wharton Range)
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Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Greater, Vogelkop or Lesser Superb Bird-of-paradise
Czech:
  rajka nádherná
German:
  Kragenparadiesvogel
Danish:
  Kraveparadisfugl
Spanish:
  Ave-del-paraíso Soberbia
Finnish:
  rusettiparatiisilintu
French:
  Paradisier superber, P. niedda ou P. de Ramsay
Italian:
  Uccello del paradiso superbo
Japanese:
  katakakefuuchou
Japanese:
  カタカケフウチョウ
Dutch:
  Kraagparadijsvogel
Norwegian:
  Fabelparadisfugl
Polish:
  liroglów
Portuguese:
  Ave-do-paraíso-soberba
Russian:
  Чудная райская птица
Slovak:
  rajka pôvabná
Swedish:
  kragparadisfågel
Chinese:
  华美极乐鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Catalan: ocell del paradís superb
Czech: Rajka nádherná
Danish: Kraveparadisfugl
German: Kragenhopf, Kragenparadiesvogel, Kragen-Paradiesvogel
English: Greater, Vogelkop or Lesser Superb Bird-of-paradise, Superb Bird of Paradise, Superb Bird-of-paradise
Spanish: Ave del Paraíso Soberbia, Ave-del-paraíso Soberbia
Estonian: hõlmik-paradiisilind
Finnish: Rusettiparatiisilintu
French: Paradisier superbe, Paradisier superber, P. niedda ou P. de Ramsay
Hungarian: galléros paradicsommadár
Indonesian: Burung dewata superba, Cenderawasih anggun, Cendrawasih Kerah
Italian: Uccello del Paradiso superbo
Japanese: katakakefuuchou
Japanese: カタカケフウチョウ
Scientific: Lophorina [superba, niedda or minor], Lophorina superba, Lophorina superba superba, Paradisea Superba
Lithuanian: Loforina
Dutch: Kraagparadijsvogel
Norwegian: Fabelparadisfugl
Polish: liroglów, lirogłów, ozdobnik lirogłowy
Portuguese: Ave-do-paraíso-soberba
Russian: Чудная райская птица
Slovak: Rajka pôvabná
Swedish: Kragparadisfågel
Ukrainian: Оздобник зеленоволий
Chinese: 华美极乐鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 華美天堂鳥

 

         

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