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Rallus longirostris  Boddaert, 1783
Taxonomic Serial No.: 176209

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Clapper Rail [English]
    Rascón picudo [Spanish]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderGruiformes  – Cranes, Rails, grues, râles  
                            FamilyRallidae  – Coots, Rails, foulques, gallinules, râles, Waterhens  
                               GenusRallus Linnaeus, 1758 – Greater Rails  
                                  SpeciesRallus longirostris Boddaert, 1783 – Clapper Rail, Rascón picudo  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris beldingi Ridgway, 1882  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris belizensis Oberholser, 1937  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris caribaeus Ridgway, 1880  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris coryi Maynard, 1887  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris crassirostris Lawrence, 1871  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris crepitans Gmelin, 1789  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris cypereti Taczanowski, 1878  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris grossi Paynter, 1950  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris insularum W. S. Brooks, 1920  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris leucophaeus Todd, 1913  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris levipes Bangs, 1899 – Light-footed Clapper Rail 
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris longirostris Boddaert, 1783  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris margaritae Zimmer & Phelps, 1944  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris obsoletus Ridgway, 1874 – California Clapper Rail 
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris pallidus Nelson, 1905  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris pelodramus Oberholser, 1937  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris phelpsi Wetmore, 1941  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris saturatus Ridgway, 1880  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris scottii Sennett, 1888  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris waynei Brewster, 1899  
                                     Subspecies Rallus longirostris yumanensis Dickey, 1923 – Yuma Clapper Rail 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Rallus longirostris    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Rallus longirostris    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2005), website (version Jul-2005)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "LIST OF THE 2,037 BIRD SPECIES (WITH SCIENTIFIC AND ENGLISH NAMES) KNOWN FROM THE A.O.U. CHECK-LIST AREA" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-46), maintained at   
  Reference for: Clapper Rail[English]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Rascón picudo[Spanish]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rallus longirostris   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.07.04, website (version 04-Jul-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Rallus longirostris   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Rallus longirostris   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Rallus longirostris   
  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: Rallus longirostris, Clapper Rail [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Caribbean Territories, Native  
    Continental US, Native  






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