Taxon profile


Lophura Fleming, 1822

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Lophura bulweri (Sharpe, 1874) - Bulwer's Pheasant

Lophura bulweri

species Lophura diardi (Bonaparte, 1856) - Siamese Fireback

Lophura diardi

species Lophura edwardsi (Oustalet, 1896) - Edwards's Pheasant

Lophura edwardsi

species Lophura erythrophthalma (Raffles, 1822) - Crestless Fireback

Lophura erythrophthalma

species Lophura ignita (Shaw, 1798) - Crested Fireback

Lophura ignita

species Lophura inornata (Salvadori, 1879) - Salvadori's Pheasant

Lophura inornata

species Lophura leucomelanos (Latham, 1790) - Kalij Pheasant

Lophura leucomelanos

species Lophura nycthemera (Linnaeus, 1758) - Silver Pheasant

Lophura nycthemera

species Lophura swinhoii (Gould, 1863) - Swinhoe's Pheasant

Lophura swinhoii

Nomina dubia dub.

species Lophura hatinhensis Vo Quy, 1975 - Vietnamese Pheasant dub.

Lophura hatinhensis


hybrid Lophura imperialis (Delacour & Jabouille, 1924) - Imperial Pheasant

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1291539]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Lophura Fleming, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Lophura Fleming, J, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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dub. nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application