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Lanius  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178510

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): 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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyLaniidae Rafinesque, 1815 – Shrikes  
                               GenusLanius Linnaeus, 1758 – Shrikes  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Lanius bucephalus Temminck & Schlegel, 1845 – Bull-headed Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius cabanisi Hartert, 1906 – Long-tailed Fiscal 
                                  Species Lanius collaris Linnaeus, 1766 – Common Fiscal 
                                  Species Lanius collurio Linnaeus, 1758 – Red-backed Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius collurioides Lesson, 1831 – Burmese Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius cristatus Linnaeus, 1758 – Brown Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius dorsalis Cabanis, 1878 – Taita Fiscal 
                                  Species Lanius excubitor Linnaeus, 1758 – Northern Shrike, pie-grièche grise, Great Grey Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius excubitoroides Prevost & Des Murs, 1847 – Grey-backed Fiscal 
                                  Species Lanius gubernator Hartlaub, 1882 – Emin's Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius humeralis Stanley, 1814  
                                  Species Lanius isabellinus Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833 – Isabelline Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius ludovicianus Linnaeus, 1766 – Alcaudón verdugo, Loggerhead Shrike, pie-grièche migratrice 
                                  Species Lanius mackinnoni Sharpe, 1891 – Mackinnon's Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius meridionalis Temminck, 1820  
                                  Species Lanius minor Gmelin, 1788 – Lesser Grey Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius newtoni Bocage, 1891 – Sao Tome Fiscal 
                                  Species Lanius nubicus Lichtenstein, 1823 – Masked Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius pallidirostris Cassin, 1851  
                                  Species Lanius phoenicuroides (Schalow, 1875)  
                                  Species Lanius schach Linnaeus, 1758 – Long-tailed Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius senator Linnaeus, 1758 – Woodchat Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius somalicus Hartlaub & Heuglin, 1859 – Somali Fiscal 
                                  Species Lanius souzae Bocage, 1878 – Souza's Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius sphenocercus Cabanis, 1873 – Chinese Grey Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius tephronotus (Vigors, 1831) – Grey-backed Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius tigrinus Drapiez, 1828 – Tiger Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius validirostris Ogilvie-Grant, 1894 – Mountain Shrike 
                                  Species Lanius vittatus Valenciennes, 1826 – Bay-backed Shrike 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Lanius    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Lanius    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lanius   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.08, website (version 08-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Lanius   
  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: Lanius   
  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: Lanius   

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