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Coracina  Vieillot, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178502

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Cuckoo-Shrikes [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyCampephagidae Vigors, 1825 – Cuckoo-Shrikes, Cuckooshrikes  
                               GenusCoracina Vieillot, 1816 – Cuckoo-Shrikes  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesCoracina abbotti (Riley, 1918) – Pygmy Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina analis (J. Verreaux & Des Murs, 1860) – New Caledonian Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina atriceps (S. Muller, 1843) – Moluccan Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina azurea (Cassin, 1852) – Blue Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina bicolor (Temminck, 1824) – Pied Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina boyeri (G. R. Gray, 1846) – Boyer's Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina caeruleogrisea (G. R. Gray, 1858) – Stout-billed Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina caesia (Lichtenstein, 1823) – Grey Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina caledonica (Gmelin, 1788) – Melanesian Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina ceramensis (Bonaparte, 1850) – Pale Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina cinerea (Statius Muller, 1776) – Madagascar Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina coerulescens (Blyth, 1842) – Blackish Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina cucullata (Milne-Edwards & Oustalet, 1885)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina dispar (Salvadori, 1878) – Kai Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina dobsoni (Ball, 1872)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina dohertyi (Hartert, 1896) – Pale-shouldered Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina fimbriata (Temminck, 1824) – Lesser Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina fortis (Salvadori, 1878) – Buru Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina graueri Neumann, 1908 – Grauer's Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina holopolia (Sharpe, 1888) – Black-bellied Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina incerta (A. B. Meyer, 1874) – Black-shouldered Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina ingens (Rothschild & Hartert, 1914)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina insperata (Finsch, 1876)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina javensis (Horsfield, 1821) – Javan Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina larvata (S. Muller, 1843) – Sunda Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina leucopygia (Bonaparte, 1850) – White-rumped Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina lineata (Swainson, 1825) – Barred Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina longicauda (De Vis, 1890) – Hooded Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina macei (Lesson, 1831) – Large Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina maxima (Rüppell, 1839) – Ground Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina mcgregori (Mearns, 1907) – McGregor's Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina melanoptera (Rüppell, 1839) – Black-headed Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina melas (Lesson, 1828) – Black Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina melaschistos (Hodgson, 1836) – Black-winged Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina mindanensis (Tweeddale, 1879) – Black-bibbed Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina monacha (Hartlaub & Finsch, 1872)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina montana (A. B. Meyer, 1874) – Black-bellied Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina morio (S. Muller, 1843) – Sulawesi Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina nesiotis (Hartlaub & Finsch, 1872)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina newtoni (Pollen, 1866) – Reunion Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina novaehollandiae (Gmelin, 1789) – Black-faced Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina ostenta Ripley, 1952 – White-winged Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina papuensis (Gmelin, 1788) – White-bellied Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina parvula (Salvadori, 1878) – Halmahera Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina pectoralis (Jardine & Selby, 1828) – White-breasted Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina personata (S. Muller, 1843) – Wallacean Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina polioptera (Sharpe, 1878) – Indochinese Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina remota (Sharpe, 1878)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina salomonis (Tristram, 1879)  
                                  SpeciesCoracina schistacea (Sharpe, 1878) – Slaty Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina schisticeps (G. R. Gray, 1846) – Black-tipped Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina striata (Boddaert, 1783) – Bar-bellied Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina sula (Hartert, 1918) – Sula Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina temminckii (S. Muller, 1843) – Cerulean Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina tenuirostris (Jardine, 1831) – Cicadabird, Common Cicadabird 
                                  SpeciesCoracina typica (Hartlaub, 1865) – Mauritius Cuckooshrike 
                                  SpeciesCoracina welchmani (Tristram, 1892)  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Coracina    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks   
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Coracina    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Coracina   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.10.25, website (version 24-Oct-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Coracina   
  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: Coracina   
  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: Coracina   

 Geographic Information
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