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Bornean Fireback

Lophura ignita (Shaw, 1798)

The crested fireback is a medium-sized, up to 70 cm long, forest pheasant with a peacock-like dark crest, bluish black plumage, reddish brown rump, black outer tail feathers, red iris and bare blue facial skin. The female is a brown bird with short crest, blue facial skin and spotted black-and-white below. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
   Lophura
Scientific:
  Lophura ignita


Original description

Citation:
  (Shaw, 1798)

Reference:
  Nat.Misc. pl.321,text

Protonym:
  Phasianus ignitus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40319196


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  A2C24EB3BDEE089B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-A2C24EB3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A2C24EB3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176079


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Lophura ignita ignita: Borneo (except for the north) and Bangka I. (off southeastern Sumatra)
  • Lophura ignita nobilis: N Borneo (Sarawak and Sabah)
Saozneg - RU:
Bornean Fireback
Katalaneg:
Faisà crestat de Borneo
Tchekeg:
bažant ohnivohřbetý
daneg:
Vieillot Ildryg
Alamaneg:
Borneohaubenfasan
Spagnoleg:
Faisán noble de Borneo
Finneg:
kruunufasaani
Galleg:
Faisan noble
Italianeg:
Dorso di fuoco crestato
Japaneg:
koshiakakiji
Sinaeg:
凤冠火背鹇
Chinese (Traditional):
鳳冠火背鷼


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Bornean Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Crested Fireback [Bornean] ( Lophura ignita [ignita])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Crested Fireback [Bornean] ( Lophura ignita [ignita])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Bornean Fireback [Bornean] ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Bornean Fireback [Bornean] ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Bornean Fireback [Bornean] ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Bornean Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Bornean Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Bornean Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
Crested Fireback (Bornean) ( Lophura ignita ignita/nobilis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Crested Fireback (Bornean) ( Lophura ignita ignita/nobilis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Crested Fireback (Bornean) ( Lophura ignita ignita/nobilis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Crested Fireback (Bornean) ( Lophura ignita ignita/nobilis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Crested Fireback (Bornean) ( Lophura ignita ignita/nobilis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Crested Fireback (Bornean) ( Lophura ignita ignita/nobilis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Bornean Crested Fireback ( Lophura ignita) [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Lophura ignita [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Lophura ignita [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Lophura ignita [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Lophura [ignita or rufa] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Bulgareg: Качулат огненокръст фазан (ssp. ignita/nobilis)
Katalaneg: Faisà crestat de Borneo, Faisà noble
Montenegrin: ćubasti fazan, ћубасти фазан
Montenegrin (Cyrillic): ћубасти фазан
Tchekeg: bažant ohnivohřbetý
daneg: Borneofasan, Vieillot Ildryg
Alamaneg: Borneohaubenfasan, Haubenfasan, Haubenfasan (ignita/nobilis)
Saozneg - RU: Bornean Crested Fireback, Bornean Fireback, Bornean Fireback [Bornean], Crested Fireback, Crested Fireback (Bornean), Crested Fireback [Bornean], Lesser Bornean Crested Fireback, Lesser Bornean Crested Fireback (nominate group), Vieillot's Fireback
English, HBW: Bornean Crested Fireback
English (IOC): Crested Fireback (Bornean)
English (United States): Crested Fireback (Bornean)
Esperanteg: Krestofazano
Spagnoleg: Faisán Noble, Faisán noble de Borneo, Faisán Noble de Borneo (ignita/nobilis)
Spanish (Spain): Faisán Noble (ignita/nobilis), Faisán noble de Borneo (ignita/nobilis)
Spanish (HBW): Crested Fireback (Bornean)
Estoneg: rüütelfaasan
Finneg: kruunufasaani
Galleg: Faisan de Vieillot, Faisan noble, Faisan noble (Bornéo), Faisan noble [ignita ou nobilis]
indonezeg: Burung Sempidan Biru, Sempidan Biru
Islandeg: Brandfasani (ignita/nobilis)
Italianeg: Dorso di fuoco crestato, Fagiano crestato
Japaneg: koshi-aka kiji, koshiakakiji, koshiakakiji (ignita/nobilis)
japaneg: コシアカキジ, コシアカキジ (ignita/nobilis), コシアカキジ(ignita/nobilis)
Japanese (Kanji): 腰赤雉
Kazakh: отжота қырғауыл
kyrgyzeg: кызыл жон кыргоол
scientific: Lophura ignita, Lophura ignita [ignita], Lophura ignita ignita, Lophura ignita ignita/nobilis, Phasianus ignitus
malayzeg: Ayam, Ayam Pegar, Ayam Pegar Mata Biru, Burung, Burung Tatera
malteg: fireback bil-għalla, fireback ta' l-għalla
Nederlandeg: Gekuifde Vuurrugfazant, Gekuifde Vuurrugfazant (Borneose)
Norvegeg: Ridderfasan, ridderfasan (ignita/nobilis)
Poloneg: kisciec ognisty, kiściec ognisty, kiściec ognisty (ignita/nobilis)
Pinyin: fèng-guàn huǒ-bèi xián
Portuguese (Portugal): faisão-nobre (ignita/nobilis)
Rusianeg: Красноспинный Куриный Фазан, Огненноспинная лофура, Огненоспинный фазан (ignita/nobilis)
Sloveg: bažant ohnivý, bažant ohnivý (skup.)
Serbeg: Ćubasti fazan (borneanski)
Svedeg: Tofseldrygg, tofseldrygg (ignita/nobilis)
Thai: ไก่ฟ้าหน้าเขียว , ไก่ฟ้าหน้าเขียว (บอร์เนียว)
Thai (Transliteration): kày-fáa nâa-kʰĭaw
Turkeg: Mavi ibikli büyük sülün (ignita/nobilis), Mavi İbikli Büyük Sülün (ignita/nobilis), Tepeli Alevli Sülünler
Sinaeg: 凤冠火背鹇
Chinese (Traditional): 鳳冠火背鷼

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