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Chlorostilbon  Gould, 1853
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178081

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Chlorestes Reichenbach, 1854
  Common Name(s): Emeralds [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  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyTrochilidae  – Hummingbirds, oiseaux-mouches  
                                  GenusChlorostilbon Gould, 1853 – Emeralds  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Chlorostilbon alice (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1848) – Green-tailed Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon assimilis Lawrence, 1861 – Garden Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon aureoventris (Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1838) – Glittering-bellied Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon auriceps (Gould, 1852) – Esmeralda mexicana, Golden-crowned Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon bracei (Lawrence, 1877) – Brace's Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon canivetii (Lesson, 1832) – Esmeralda tijereta, Canivet's Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon elegans (Gould, 1860)  
                                     Species Chlorostilbon forficatus Ridgway, 1885 – Esmeralda de Cozumel, Cozumel Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon gibsoni (Fraser, 1840) – Red-billed Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon maugaeus (Audebert & Vieillot, 1801) – Puerto Rican Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus Gould, 1860 – Western Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon mellisugus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Blue-tailed Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon notatus (G. C. Reich, 1793)  
                                     Species Chlorostilbon olivaresi F. G. Stiles, 1996 – Chiribiquete Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon poortmani (Bourcier, 1843) – Short-tailed Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon pumilus Gould, 1872  
                                     Species Chlorostilbon ricordii (Gervais, 1835) – Cuban Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon russatus (Salvin & Godman, 1881) – Coppery Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon stenurus (Cabanis & Heine, 1860) – Narrow-tailed Emerald 
                                     Species Chlorostilbon swainsonii (Lesson, 1829) – Hispaniolan Emerald 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Chlorostilbon    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Chlorostilbon    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Chlorostilbon   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.11.05, website (version 05-Nov-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen Nomenclatural data maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Chlorostilbon   
  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: Chlorostilbon   
  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: Chlorostilbon, Emeralds [English]   

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