the itis logo The report logo for the ITIS data page
Go to Print Version

Casuarius bennetti westermanni  P. L. Sclater, 1874
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1000346

(Download Help) Casuarius bennetti westermanni TSN 1000346

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Casuarius westermanni P. L. Sclater, 1874
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
                         OrderCasuariiformes  – Cassowaries, Emus  
                            FamilyCasuariidae  – Cassowaries  
                               GenusCasuarius Brisson, 1760  
                                  SpeciesCasuarius bennetti Gould, 1857 – Dwarf Cassowary  
                                     SubspeciesCasuarius bennetti westermanni P. L. Sclater, 1874  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, website (version 2013)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2013). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. Available at:   
  Reference for: Casuarius bennetti westermanni   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Perron, Richard M.  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: The taxonomic status of Casuarius bennetti papuanus and C. b. westermanni   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, vol. 131, no. 1   
  Page(s): 54-57   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-1595   
  Reference for: Casuarius bennetti westermanni   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN
In:  Kingdom    

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar