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Haematopus  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 176468

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Oystercatchers [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderCharadriiformes  – Shore Birds, Gulls, Alcids, Plovers, Oystercatchers, goélands, alcidés, Auks, huîtriers  
                            FamilyHaematopodidae  – huîtriers, Oystercatchers  
                               GenusHaematopus Linnaeus, 1758 – Oystercatchers  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Haematopus ater Vieillot, 1825 – Blackish Oystercatcher, Huîtrier noir, Ostrero negro americano, piru-piru-preto-sulamericano 
                                  Species Haematopus bachmani Audubon, 1838 – Black Oystercatcher, Ostrero negro, Huîtrier de Bachman, American Black Oystercatcher, Ostrero Negro Norteamericano, piru-piru-preto-norteamericano 
                                  Species Haematopus chathamensis E. Hartert, 1927 – Chatham Oystercatcher, Huîtrier des Chatham, Ostrero de las Chatham, piru-piru-das-chatham 
                                  Species Haematopus finschi G. H. Martens, 1897 – South Island Oystercatcher, Huîtrier de Finsch, Ostrero de Finsch 
                                  Species Haematopus fuliginosus Gould, 1845 – Sooty Oystercatcher, Huîtrier fuligineux, Ostrero negro australiano, piru-piru-preto-australiano 
                                  Species Haematopus leucopodus Garnot, 1826 – Magellanic Oystercatcher, Huîtrier de Garnot, Ostrero magallánico, piru-piru-de-magalhães 
                                  Species Haematopus longirostris Vieillot, 1817 – Pied Oystercatcher, Huîtrier à long bec, Ostrero pío australiano, piru-piru-australiano 
                                  Species Haematopus meadewaldoi Bannerman, 1913 – Canary Islands Oystercatcher, Huîtrier des Canaries, Ostrero negro canario, ostraceiro-das-canárias, Canarian Oystercatcher 
                                  Species Haematopus moquini Bonaparte, 1856 – African Oystercatcher, Huîtrier de Moquin, Ostrero negro africano, ostraceiro-preto-africano 
                                  Species Haematopus ostralegus Linnaeus, 1758 – Eurasian Oystercatcher, Huîtrier pie, Ostrero euroasiático, ostraceiro 
                                  Species Haematopus palliatus Temminck, 1820 – Ostrero americano, American Oystercatcher, Huîtrier d'Amérique, Ostrero pío americano, piru-piru 
                                  Species Haematopus unicolor J. R. Forster, 1844 – Variable Oystercatcher, Huîtrier variable, Ostrero variable, piru-piru-variável 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Haematopus    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Haematopus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (version 12.1), website (version 12.1)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Gill, F., D. Donsker, and P. Rasmussen, eds. 2022. IOC World Bird List (v 12.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.12.1. Available at [Accessed 21 Jan, 2022]   
  Reference for: Haematopus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Haematopus   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.04.02, website (version 02-Apr-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Haematopus   
  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: Haematopus   

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