Species of Thailand

Malaysian crested fireback

Lophura rufa, George Shaw, 1797

(In Thai: ไก่ฟ้าหน้าเขียว)

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Category / Seasonal Status

Wiki listed status (concerning Thai population): Rare

BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years

BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Galliformes
Family
Phasianidae
Genus
Lophura
Species
Lophura rufa

Common names

  • English:
    • Bornean crested fireback
    • Malay crested fireback
    • Crested fireback
    • Vieillot's fireback
  • Spanish:
    • Faisán de carúncula azul crestado
    • Faisán noble
  • Thai: ไก่ฟ้าหน้าเขียว

Conservation status

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (BirdLife)

Critically Endangered (IUCN3.1)

Critically Endangered (ONEP)

Critically Endangered (IUCN3.1)

Critically Endangered (BCST)

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Crested fireback

Range Map

Distribution map of Malaysian crested fireback, Lophura rufa in Thailand
  • Khao Luang National Park
  • Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Khao Sok National Park
  • Kui Buri National Park
Range map of Lophura rufa in Thailand