Crested Fireback

Lophura ignita - Faisan noble

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Galliformes

  • Family
    :

    Phasianidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lophura

  • Species
    :

    ignita

Descriptor

Shaw, 1798

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 56 à 70 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 1600 à 2265 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Faisan noble
♂ adult
Faisan noble
♂ adult

Crested Fireback (Lophura ignita) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family.

Subspecific information 4 subspecies

  • Lophura ignita ignita (s Borneo)
  • Lophura ignita rufa (Malay Pen., n and c Sumatra)
  • Lophura ignita macartneyi (se Sumatra)
  • Lophura ignita nobilis (n Borneo)

Foreign names

  • Faisan noble,
  • Faisán noble de Borneo,
  • faisão-nobre,
  • Haubenfasan,
  • tűzfácán,
  • Gekuifde Vuurrugfazant,
  • Dorso di fuoco crestato,
  • tofseldrygg,
  • Ridderfasan,
  • bažant ohnivý,
  • bažant ohnivohřbetý,
  • Borneoildryg,
  • kruunufasaani,
  • faisà crestat de Borneo,
  • kiściec ognisty,
  • Огненноспинная лофура,
  • Sempidan biru,
  • コシアカキジ,
  • 凤冠火背鹇,
  • ไก่ฟ้าหน้าเขียว,
  • 鳳冠火背鷴,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Faisan noble
published: - Updated: 25-09-2005
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