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Gallirallus  Lafresnaye, 1841
Taxonomic Serial No.: 176338

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Tricholimnas Sharpe, 1893
 
    Habropteryx Stresemann, 1932
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderGruiformes  – Cranes, Rails, grues, râles  
                            FamilyRallidae  – Coots, Rails, foulques, gallinules, râles, Waterhens  
                               GenusGallirallus Lafresnaye, 1841  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Gallirallus australis (Sparrman, 1786) – Weka 
                                  Species Gallirallus calayanensis D. Allen, C. Oliveros, C. Espanola G. Broad & J. C. T. Gonzalez, 2004 – Calayan Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus dieffenbachii (G. R. Gray, 1843)  
                                  Species Gallirallus insignis (P. L. Sclater, 1880) – Pink-legged Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus lafresnayanus J. Verreaux & Des Murs, 1860 – New Caledonian Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus modestus (Hutton, 1872)  
                                  Species Gallirallus okinawae (Yamashina & Mano, 1981) – Okinawa Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus owstoni (Rothschild, 1895) – Guam Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus pacificus (Gmelin, 1789)  
                                  Species Gallirallus philippensis (Linnaeus, 1766) – Banded Rail, Buff-banded Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus rovianae Diamond, 1991 – Roviana Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus sharpei (Buttikofer, 1893)  
                                  Species Gallirallus striatus (Linnaeus, 1766) – Slaty-breasted Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus sylvestris (P. L. Sclater, 1870) – Lord Howe Wood Rail, Lord Howe Woodhen 
                                  Species Gallirallus torquatus (Linnaeus, 1766) – Barred Rail 
                                  Species Gallirallus wakensis (Rothschild, 1903) – Wake Rail 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Gallirallus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Gallirallus   
       
  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 http://www.zoonomen.net   
  Reference for: Gallirallus   
       
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