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Geotrygon  Gosse, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177178

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Quail-Doves [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderColumbiformes  – Doves, colombes, pigeons, Pigeons  
                            FamilyColumbidae  – Doves, colombes, pigeons  
                                  GenusGeotrygon Gosse, 1847 – Quail-Doves  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Geotrygon albifacies P. L. Sclater, 1858 – Paloma-perdiz cara blanca, White-faced Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon caniceps (Gundlach, 1852) – Grey-fronted Quail-Dove, Gray-fronted Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon carrikeri (Wetmore, 1941) – Tuxtla Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon chiriquensis P. L. Sclater, 1856 – Chiriqui Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon chrysia Bonaparte, 1855 – Key West Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon costaricensis Lawrence, 1868 – Buff-fronted Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon frenata (Tschudi, 1843) – White-throated Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon goldmani Nelson, 1912 – Russet-crowned Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon lawrencii Salvin, 1874 – Paloma-perdiz tuxtleña, Purplish-backed Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon leucometopia (Chapman, 1917) – White-fronted Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon linearis (Prevost, 1843) – Lined Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon montana (Linnaeus, 1758) – Ruddy Quail-Dove, Paloma-perdiz rojiza 
                                     Species Geotrygon mystacea (Temminck, 1811) – Bridled Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon saphirina Bonaparte, 1855 – Sapphire Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon veraguensis Lawrence, 1867 – Olive-backed Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon versicolor (Lafresnaye, 1846) – Crested Quail-Dove 
                                     Species Geotrygon violacea (Temminck, 1809) – Violaceous Quail-Dove 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Geotrygon    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Geotrygon    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Geotrygon   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, website (version 1998)  
  Acquired: 1998   
  Notes: Alan P. Peterson;   
  Reference for: Geotrygon   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.05.08, website (version 08-May-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Geotrygon   
  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: Geotrygon   
  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: Geotrygon   

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