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Lophura nycthemera  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 176083

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Silver Pheasant [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderGalliformes  – Fowls, Gallinaceous Birds, gallinacées, volaille  
                            FamilyPhasianidae  – Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse, Pheasants, Quail, cailles, faisans  
                               SubfamilyPhasianinae  – Pheasants  
                                  GenusLophura Fleming, 1822 – Kalij Pheasants  
                                     SpeciesLophura nycthemera (Linnaeus, 1758) – Silver Pheasant  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera annamensis (Ogilvie-Grant, 1906)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera beaulieui Delacour, 1948  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera beli (Oustalet, 1898)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera berliozi (Delacour & Jabouille, 1928)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera crawfurdii (J. E. Gray, 1829)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera engelbachi Delacour, 1948  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera fokiensis Delacour, 1948  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera jonesi (Oates, 1903)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera lewisi (Delacour & Jabouille, 1928)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera lineata (Vigors, 1831)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera nycthemera (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera occidentalis Delacour, 1948  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera omeiensis Cheng, Chang & Tang, 1964  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera ripponi (Sharpe, 1902)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera rongjiangensis Tan & Wu, 1981  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera rufipes (Oates, 1898)  
                                        Subspecies Lophura nycthemera whiteheadi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1899)  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Lophura nycthemera    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lophura nycthemera   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.05.23, website (version 23-May-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Lophura nycthemera   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dickinson, Edward C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): 1039   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-11701-2   
  Reference for: Lophura nycthemera, Silver Pheasant [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Lophura nycthemera, Silver Pheasant [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  






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