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Lady Amherst's Pheasant

Chrysolophus amherstiae (Leadbeater, B 1829)

Lady Amherst's pheasant is a bird of the order Galliformes and the family Phasianidae. The genus name is from Ancient Greek khrusolophos, "with golden crest". The English name and amherstiae commemorates Sarah Amherst, who was responsible for sending the first specimen of the bird to London in 1828. Lady Amherst's pheasant is evaluated as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
   Chrysolophus
Scientific:
  Chrysolophus amherstiae


Original description

Citation:
  (Leadbeater, B 1829)

Reference:
   Trans. Linn. Soc. London (1), 16 p.129 pl.15

Protonym:
  Phasianus Amherstiae

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/762950


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  DDF032E83155CBB2

Avibase ID:
  avibase-DDF032E8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DDF032E8


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176099

Geographic range:

  • Chrysolophus amherstiae: Mountains of se Tibet and sw China to n Myanmar
English:
Lady Amherst's Pheasant
Catalan:
Faisà de Lady Amherst
Czech:
bažant diamantový
Danish:
Amherstfasan
German:
Diamantfasan
Spanish:
Faisán de Lady Amherst
Spanish (Spain):
Faisán de Lady Amherst
Finnish:
platinafasaani
French:
Faisan de Lady Amherst
Croatian:
Dijamantni fazan
Hungarian:
gyémántfácán
Icelandic:
Demantsfasani
Italian:
Fagiano di Lady Amherst
Japanese (romaji):
ginkei
Japanese:
ギンケイ
Lithuanian:
Deimantinis fazanas
Dutch:
Lady-Amherstfazant
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Diamantfasan
Norwegian:
Diamantfasan
Polish:
bażant diamentowy
Portuguese:
faisão-de-lady-amherst
Russian:
Алмазный фазан
Slovak:
bažant diamantový
Serbian:
Dijamantski fazan
Swedish:
diamantfasan
Ukrainian:
Фазан алмазний
Chinese:
白腹锦鸡
Chinese (Traditional):
白腹錦雞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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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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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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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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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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eBird version 1.50:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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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 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 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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Oriental Bird Club:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Lady-Amherstfisant
Azerbaijani: almaz qırqovulu
Belarusian: Дыямантавы бажан
Bulgarian: Диамантен фазан
Breton: Fazan-Amherst
Catalan: Faisà de Lady Amherst
Czech: Bažant diamantový
Welsh: Ffesant Amherst
Danish: Amherstfasan
German: Amherstfasan, Diamantfasan, Lady Amherstfasan
Greek: Φασιαvός της Amherst, Χρυσόμαυρος Φασιανός
English: Chinese Cooper Pheasant, Lady Amherst's Pheasant, Lady Amhurst's Pheasant
English, HBW: Lady Amherst's Pheasant
English (IOC): Lady Amherst's Pheasant
English (United States): Lady Amherst's Pheasant
Esperanto: Blankventra fazano, Diamantfazano
Spanish: Faisán de Lady Amherst
Spanish (Spain): Faisán de Lady Amherst
Spanish (HBW): Faisán de Lady Amherst
Estonian: teemantfaasan
Finnish: Platinafasaani
French: Faisan d'Amherst, Faisan de Lady Amherst, Francolin d'Amherst
Frisian: Diamantfazant
Irish: Piasún an Bhantiarna
Galician: Faisán de Lady Amherst
Manx: Kellagh keylley Amherst
Hebrew: פסיון סהרוני
Croatian: Dijamantni fazan
Hungarian: gyémántfácán, Paradicsom fácán
Icelandic: Demantsfasani
Italian: Fagiano di Lady Amherst
Japanese (romaji): ginkei
Japanese: ギンケイ
Kazakh: алмаз түстес қырғауыл
Kirghiz: кулпунган кыргоол
Scientific: Chrysolophus amherstiae, Phasianus Amherstiae
Luxembourgish: Diamantfasan
Lithuanian: Deimantinis fazanas
Latvian: dimanta fazāns
Macedonian: Дијамантски фазан
Dutch: Lady Amherst' Fazant, Lady Amherstfazant, Lady Amherst-fazant, Lady Amherstsfazant, Lady-Amherstfazant
Norwegian Nynorsk: Diamantfasan
Norwegian: Diamantfasan
Polish: bazant diamentowy, bażant diamentowy
Portuguese: Faisão de Lady Amherst, faisão-de-lady-amherst
Portuguese (Portugal): Faisão-de-lady-amherst
Rhaeto-Romance: Fasan da diamant
Romanian: Fazan diamant
Russian: Алмазный фазан, фазан леди Амхерст
Northern Sami: Čuovgifasána
Slovak: bažant diamantový
Slovenian: diamantni fazan
Serbian: Dijamantski fazan
Swedish: Diamantfasan
Turkish: Elmas Sülün, hatun sülün
Tatar: алмаз кыргавыл , алмаз кыргавылы
Ukrainian: Фазан алмазний
Uzbek: олмоссимон қирғовул
Chinese: 白腹锦鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 白腹錦雞

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