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Campephilus  G. R. Gray, 1840
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178263

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Ivory-billed Woodpeckers
  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  
                                  GenusCampephilus G. R. Gray, 1840 – Ivory-billed Woodpeckers  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Campephilus gayaquilensis (Lesson, 1845) – Guayaquil Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus guatemalensis (Hartlaub, 1844) – Carpintero pico plata, Pale-billed Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus haematogaster (Tschudi, 1844) – Crimson-bellied Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus imperialis (Gould, 1832) – Imperial Woodpecker, Carpintero imperial 
                                     Species Campephilus leucopogon (Valenciennes, 1826) – Cream-backed Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus magellanicus (King, 1827) – Magellanic Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus melanoleucos (Gmelin, 1788) – Crimson-crested Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus pollens (Bonaparte, 1845) – Powerful Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus principalis (Linnaeus, 1758) – Ivory-billed Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus robustus (Lichtenstein, 1818) – Robust Woodpecker 
                                     Species Campephilus rubricollis (Boddaert, 1783) – Red-necked Woodpecker 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Campephilus    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Campephilus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Campephilus   
  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: Campephilus   
  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: Campephilus   
  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: Campephilus   

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