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Dendrocopos  Koch, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178213

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
                         OrderPiciformes  – Woodpeckers, pic-bois  
                            FamilyPicidae  – Woodpeckers, Wrynecks, fourmiliers, pic-bois  
                                  GenusDendrocopos Koch, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Dendrocopos assimilis (Blyth, 1849) – Sind Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos atratus (Blyth, 1849) – Stripe-breasted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos auriceps (Vigors, 1831) – Brown-fronted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos canicapillus (Blyth, 1845) – Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos cathpharius (Blyth, 1843) – Crimson-breasted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos darjellensis (Blyth, 1845) – Darjeeling Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos dorae (Bates & Kinnear, 1935) – Arabian Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos himalayensis (Jardine & Selby, 1831) – Himalayan Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos kizuki (Temminck, 1836) – Japanese Pygmy 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 maculatus (Scopoli, 1786) – Philippine Pygmy Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos mahrattensis (Latham, 1802) – Yellow-crowned Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos major (Linnaeus, 1758) – Great Spotted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos medius (Linnaeus, 1758) – Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos minor (Linnaeus, 1758) – Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos moluccensis (Gmelin, 1788) – Sunda Pygmy Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos syriacus (Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833) – Syrian Woodpecker 
                                     Species Dendrocopos temminckii (Malherbe, 1849) – Sulawesi Pygmy 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: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dendrocopos   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.12.06, website (version 06-Dec-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Dendrocopos   
  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: Dendrocopos   

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