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Pycnonotidae  G. R. Gray, 1840
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178504

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): Bulbuls [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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyPycnonotidae G. R. Gray, 1840 – Bulbuls  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Acritillas Oberholser, 1905  
                               Genus Alophoixus Oates, 1889  
                               Genus Andropadus Swainson, 1832  
                               Genus Arizelocichla Oberholser, 1905  
                               Genus Atimastillas Oberholser, 1905  
                               Genus Baeopogon Heine, 1860  
                               Genus Bleda Bonaparte, 1857  
                               Genus Calyptocichla Oberholser, 1905  
                               Genus Cerasophila Bingham, 1900  
                               Genus Chlorocichla Sharpe, 1882  
                               Genus Criniger Temminck, 1820  
                               Genus Eurillas Oberholser, 1899  
                               Genus Hemixos Blyth, 1845  
                               Genus Hypsipetes Vigors, 1831  
                               Genus Iole Blyth, 1844  
                               Genus Ixonotus J. Verreaux & E. Verreaux, 1851  
                               Genus Ixos Temminck, 1825  
                               Genus Malia Schlegel, 1880  
                               Genus Neolestes Cabanis, 1875  
                               Genus Phyllastrephus Swainson, 1832  
                               Genus Pycnonotus F. Boie, 1826 – Bulbuls 
                               Genus Setornis Lesson, 1839  
                               Genus Spizixos Blyth, 1845  
                               Genus Stelgidillas Oberholser, 1899  
                               Genus Thapsinillas Oberholser, 1905  
                               Genus Thescelocichla Oberholser, 1905  
                               Genus Tricholestes Salvadori, 1874  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Pycnonotidae    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Pycnonotidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Bulbuls[English]   
  Source: IOC World Bird List, v 3.1, website (version 3.1)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2012. IOC World Bird List (v 3.1). Available at [Accessed 18 May 2012]   
  Reference for: Bulbuls[English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pycnonotidae   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.09.22, website (version 22-Sep-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Pycnonotidae   
  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: Pycnonotidae   
  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: Pycnonotidae   

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