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Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird
Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens] (= Lophorina magnifica) (Vieillot, 1819)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Paradisaeidae
Genus:
  Lophorina

Scientific:
  Lophorina magnifica

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1819)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 28 p.167 pl.G.39 fig.3

Protonym:
  Falcinellus magnificus

Avibase ID:
  27756A928B603117

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/27756A92

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562587

Geographic range:

  • Lophorina magnifica magnifica: Lowlands of w and w-central New Guinea
  • Lophorina magnifica alberti: N Queensland (n Cape York Peninsula)
  • Lophorina intercedens: Lowlands of central and se Papua New Guinea
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird
Czech:
  rajka štítnatá
German:
  Prachtparadiesvogel
Danish:
  Pragt-riffelfugl
Spanish:
  Ave-del-paraíso Goliazul
Finnish:
  hapsuviuhkasiipi
French:
  Paradisier gorge-d'acier ou P. grondeur
Italian:
  Uccello fucile magnifico
Japanese:
  oourokofuuchou
Japanese:
  オオウロコフウチョウ
Dutch:
  Prachtgeweervogel
Norwegian:
  Safirparadisfugl
Polish:
  ozdobnik wspanialy
Russian:
  Волшебная райская птица
Slovak:
  rajka nádherná
Swedish:
  Sköldparadisfågel
Chinese:
  丽色掩鼻风鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird ( Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird ( Ptiloris [magnificus or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird ( Ptiloris [magnificus or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird ( Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird ( Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird ( Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird ( Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens])
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Paradisier gorge-d'acier ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Magnificent Riflebird ( Ptiloris magnificus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Ptiloris magnificus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Ptiloris magnificus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Ptiloris magnificus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

Catalan: ocell del paradís golablau
Czech: Rajka štítnatá
Danish: Pragt-riffelfugl
German: Prachtparadiesvogel, Pracht-Paradiesvogel
English: Magnificent or Eastern Riflebird, Magnificent Riflebird, Prince Albert Riflebird
Spanish: Ave Fusil Magnífica, Ave-del-paraíso Goliazul
Estonian: safiir-paradiisilind
Finnish: Hapsuviuhkasiipi
French: Paradisier gorge-d'acier, Paradisier gorge-d'acier ou P. grondeur, Paradisier magnifique
Hungarian: pompás paradicsommadár
Indonesian: Burung dewata bedil molek, Cenderawasih memenjat, Toowa Cemerlang
Italian: Uccello fucile magnifico
Japanese: oourokofuuchou
Japanese: オオウロコフウチョウ
Latin: Falcinellus magnificus, Lophorina [magnifica or intercedens], Lophorina magnifica, Ptiloris [magnificus or intercedens], Ptiloris magnificus, Ptiloris magnificus magnificus
Lithuanian: Puikusis ptiloris
Dutch: Prachtgeweervogel
Norwegian: Safirparadisfugl
Polish: ozdobnik wspanialy, ozdobnik wspaniały
Russian: Волшебная райская птица
Slovak: Rajka nádherná
Swedish: Sköldparadisfågel
Chinese: 丽色掩鼻风鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 麗色裙天堂鳥

 

         

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