Vietnam Pheasant Lophura edwardsi


BirdLife International. 2001. Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Brickle, N.W., Duckworth, J.W., Tordoff, A.W., Poole, C.M., Timmins, R. and McGowan, P.J.K. 2008. The status and conservation of Galliformes in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam. Biodiversity and Conservation 17(6): 1393-1427.

Grainger, M.J.; Ngoprasert, D.; McGowan, P.J.K.; Savini, T. 2017. Informing decisions on an extremely data poor species facing imminent extinction. Oryx early view: doi:10.1017/S0030605317000813.

Hennache, A.; Mahood, S.P.; Eames, J.C.; Randi, E. 2012. Lophura hatinhensis is an invalid taxon. Forktail 28: 129-135.

Le Trong Trai; Richardson, W.J.; Le Van Cham; Tran Hieu Minh; Tran Quang Ngoc; Nguyen Van Sang; Monastryskii, A.L.; Eames, J.C. 1999. A feasibility study for the establishment of Phong Dien (Thua Thien Hue Province and) Dakrong (Quang Tri Province) Nature Reserves, Vietnam. BirdLife International Vietnam Programme, Hanoi.

Pham Tuan Anh; Le Trong Trai. 2015. Action Plan for the Conservation of the Edwards’s Pheasant Lophura edwardsi for the period 2015 – 2020 with vision to 2030. Viet Nature Conservation Centre, Hanoi, Vietnam.

Further resources

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Lophura edwardsi. Downloaded from on 28/05/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/05/2023.