Taxon profile


Crested Fireback
Lophura ignita (Shaw, 1798)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Galliformes »  family Phasianidae - pheasants and allies »  genus Lophura

Scientific synonyms

Phasianus ignitus Shaw, 1798 o

Near Threatened



Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Lophura ignita ignita (Shaw, 1798)

Lophura ignita ignita - 0000000001 1

subspecies Lophura ignita nobilis (P. L. Sclater, 1863)

Lophura ignita nobilis - 0000000001 1

Nomina dubia dub.

subspecies Lophura ignita macartneyi (Temminck, 1813) dub.

Lophura ignita macartneyi - 0000000001 1

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22727431]

Bird Life [] [as Lophura ignita (Shaw, 1797)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [53496]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Lophura ignita Shaw, 1798]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 10.2 [] [as Lophura ignita (Shaw, 1798)]
Data retrieved on: 1 August 2020
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Lophura ignita (Shaw, 1797)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Lophura ignita]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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o original combination

dub. nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application