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Green Peafowl

Pavo muticus Linnaeus, 1766

The Green Peafowl, Pavo muticus (from Latin Pavo, peafowl; muticus, Mute, docked or curtailed) is a large galliform bird that is found in the tropical forests of Southeast Asia. It is also known as the Java Peafowl, but this term is properly used to describe the nominate subspecies endemic to the island of Java. It is the closest relative of the Indian Peafowl or Blue Peafowl (Pavo cristatus), which is mostly found on the Indian subcontinent. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Pavo

Scientific:
  Pavo muticus

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1766

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.268

Protonym:
  Pavo muticus

Avibase ID:
  990B91710EE7388F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/990B9171

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176114


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Pavo muticus muticus: Locally in Java; formerly Malay Peninsula
  • Pavo muticus imperator: Myanmar to Thailand, s China and Indochina
  • Pavo muticus spicifer: NE India and se Bangladesh to nw Myanmar
Saozneg - RU:
Green Peafowl
Tchekeg:
páv zelený
Alamaneg:
Ährenträgerpfau
daneg:
Grøn Påfugl
Spagnoleg:
Pavo real cuelliverde
Finneg:
viherriikinkukko
Galleg:
Paon spicifère
Islandeg:
Grænpáfugl
Italianeg:
Pavone verde
Japaneg:
makujaku
japaneg:
マクジャク
Nederlandeg:
Groene Pauw
Norvegeg:
Smaragdpåfugl
Norvegeg:
Smaragdpåfugl
Poloneg:
paw zloty
Portugaleg:
Pavão-verde
Rusianeg:
Зелёный павлин
Sloveg:
páv chochlatý
Svedeg:
grön påfågel
Ukrainiek:
Павич синьокрилий
Sinaeg:
绿孔雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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bengaleg: সবুজ ময়ুর
Katalaneg: Paó verd, Paó verd de Java
Tchekeg: Páv zelený
daneg: Grøn Påfugl
Alamaneg: Ährenträgerpfau, Ìhrenträgerpfau, Öhrenträgerpfau, ßhrenträgerpfau
Saozneg - RU: Burmese Peafowl, Green Peafowl, Green-necked Peafowl
English (IOC): Green Peafowl
Spagnoleg: Pavo real cuelliverde, Pavo Real Verde, Pavo-real Cuelliverde
Spanish (Spain): Pavo Real Cuelliverde
Spanish (HBW): Green Peafowl
Estoneg: rohe-paabulind
Finneg: Viherriikinkukko
Galleg: Paon spicifère
Hungareg: zöld páva
indonezeg: Burung Merak Hijau, Canghegar, Merak, Merak Hijau
Islandeg: Grænpáfugl
Italianeg: Pavone verde
Japaneg: kujaku, makujaku
japaneg: クジャク, マクジャク
Japanese (Kanji): 孔雀
scientific: Pavo muticus, Pavo muticus muticus
lituaneg: Žaliasis povas
malayzeg: Burung Merak, Burung Merak Hijau
Nederlandeg: Groene Pauw
Norvegeg: Smaragdpåfugl
Norvegeg: Smaragdpåfugl
Poloneg: paw zloty, paw złoty
Pinyin: lǜ kǒng-què
Portugaleg: Pavão-verde
Rusianeg: Зелёный павлин, Яванский павлин
Sloveg: páv chochlatý
Slovenieg: Klasasti pav
Serbeg: Zeleni paun
Svedeg: Grön påfågel
Thai: นกยูง, บุหรง, มยุเรศ, มยุร, มยุร-, มยุระ, มยุรา, มยุรี
Thai (Transliteration): bù-rŏŋ, má-juun, má-yú-rá, má-yú-raa, má-yú-rêet, má-yú-rii, nók yuuŋ
Turkeg: Yeşil Tavuk, Yeşil Tavuskuşu
Ukrainiek: Павич синьокрилий
vietnameg: Công, Công, Cuông, Cuông
Sinaeg: 绿孔雀
Chinese (Traditional): 綠孔雀

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