Taxon profile


Copper Pheasant
Syrmaticus soemmerringii (Temminck, 1830)

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

Scientific synonyms

Graphophasianus soemmerringii Temminck, 1830
Syrmaticus soemmerringi (Temminck, 1830)

Near Threatened


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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Syrmaticus soemmerringii ijimae (Dresser, 1902)
subspecies Syrmaticus soemmerringii intermedius (Kuroda, 1919)
subspecies Syrmaticus soemmerringii scintillans (Gould, 1866) - Honshu Copper Pheasant

Syrmaticus soemmerringii scintillans - Honshu Copper Pheasant

subspecies Syrmaticus soemmerringii soemmerringii (Temminck, 1830)
subspecies Syrmaticus soemmerringii subrufus (Kuroda, 1919)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [270]

Bird Life [] [as Syrmaticus soemmerringii (Temminck, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Syrmaticus soemmerringii (Temminck, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22679340]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Syrmaticus soemmerringii (Temminck, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Syrmaticus soemmerringii (Temminck, 1830)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Syrmaticus soemmerringii]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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