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Monarcha  Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178682

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Monarchs [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  
                            FamilyMonarchidae Bonaparte, 1854  
                               GenusMonarcha Vigors & Horsfield, 1827 – Monarchs  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesMonarcha castaneiventris J. Verreaux, 1858 – Chestnut-bellied Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha cinerascens (Temminck, 1827) – Island Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha erythrostictus (Sharpe, 1888) – Bougainville Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha frater P. L. Sclater, 1874 – Black-winged Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha godeffroyi Hartlaub, 1868 – Yap Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha melanopsis (Vieillot, 1818) – Black-faced Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha richardsii (E. P. Ramsay, 1881) – White-capped Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha rubiensis (A. B. Meyer, 1874) – Rufous Monarch 
                                  SpeciesMonarcha takatsukasae (Yamashina, 1931) – Tinian Monarch 

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

 Geographic Information
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