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Dendrocopos  Koch, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178213

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Sapheopipo Hargitt, 1890
    Hypopicus Bonaparte, 1854
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPiciformes  – Woodpeckers, pic-bois  
                            FamilyPicidae  – Woodpeckers, Wrynecks, fourmiliers, pic-bois  
                                  GenusDendrocopos Koch, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Dendrocopos analis (Bonaparte, 1850) – Freckle-breasted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos assimilis (Blyth, 1849) – Sind Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos atratus (Blyth, 1849) – Stripe-breasted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos darjellensis (Blyth, 1845) – Darjeeling Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos himalayensis (Jardine & Selby, 1831) – Himalayan Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos hyperythrus (Vigors, 1831) – Rufous-bellied Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos leucopterus (Salvadori, 1871) – White-winged Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos leucotos (Bechstein, 1802) – White-backed Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos macei (Vieillot, 1818) – Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos major (Linnaeus, 1758) – Great Spotted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos noguchii (Seebohm, 1887) – Okinawa Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos syriacus (Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833) – Syrian Woodpecker 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Dendrocopos    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Dendrocopos    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 10.2), website (version 10.2), website (version 10.2)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2020. IOC World Bird List (v 10.2). Available at [Accessed 01 Dec, 2020]   
  Reference for: Dendrocopos   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dendrocopos   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Dendrocopos   
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