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Spilornis cheela  (Latham, 1790)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 175506

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Crested Serpent Eagle [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  
                         OrderAccipitriformes  – éperviers, Hawks  
                            FamilyAccipitridae Vigors, 1824 – Eagles, Hawks, Kites, aigles, buses, éperviers  
                               GenusSpilornis G. R. Gray, 1840  
                                  SpeciesSpilornis cheela (Latham, 1790) – Crested Serpent Eagle  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela abbotti Richmond, 1903  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela asturinus A. B. Meyer, 1884  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela batu Meyer de Schauensee & Ripley, 1940  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela baweanus Oberholser, 1917  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela bido (Horsfield, 1821)  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela burmanicus Swann, 1920  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela cheela (Latham, 1790)  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela davisoni Hume, 1873  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela hoya Swinhoe, 1866  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela malayensis Swann, 1920  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela melanotis (Jerdon, 1844)  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela natunensis Chasen, 1935  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela palawanensis W. L. Sclater, 1919  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela pallidus Walden, 1872  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela perplexus Swann, 1922  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela richmondi Swann, 1922  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela ricketti W. L. Sclater, 1919  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela rutherfordi Swinhoe, 1870  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela sipora Chasen & Kloss, 1926  
                                     Subspecies Spilornis cheela spilogaster (Blyth, 1852)  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Spilornis cheela    
  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: Spilornis cheela, Crested Serpent Eagle [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Spilornis cheela   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.25, website (version 25-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Spilornis cheela   
  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: Spilornis cheela, Crested Serpent Eagle [English]   

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