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Pterocles coronatus  Lichtenstein, 1823
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177048

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Crowned Sandgrouse [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  
                         OrderPteroclidiformes  – Sandgrouse  
                            FamilyPteroclididae  – Sandgrouse  
                               GenusPterocles Temminck, 1815 – Sandgrouse  
                                  SpeciesPterocles coronatus Lichtenstein, 1823 – Crowned Sandgrouse  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Pterocles coronatus atratus Hartert, 1902  
                                     Subspecies Pterocles coronatus coronatus Lichtenstein, 1823  
                                     Subspecies Pterocles coronatus ladas Koelz, 1954  
                                     Subspecies Pterocles coronatus saturatus Kinnear, 1927  
                                     Subspecies Pterocles coronatus vastitas Meinertzhagen, 1928  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Pterocles coronatus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List, Master List v2.9, website (version 2.9)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Master list and sub-lists are maintained at, and 'virtually replace' Gill & Wright 2006 (Birds of the World, Recommended English Names)   
  Reference for: Pterocles coronatus, Crowned Sandgrouse [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pterocles coronatus   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2010.06.27, website (version 27-Jun-10)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Pterocles coronatus   
  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: Pterocles coronatus, Crowned Sandgrouse [English]   

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