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Myiagra  Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178685

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Broadbills [English]
    Flycatchers [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  
                               GenusMyiagra Vigors & Horsfield, 1827 – Broadbills, Flycatchers  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Myiagra albiventris (Peale, 1848) – Samoan Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra alecto (Temminck, 1827) – Shining Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra atra A. B. Meyer, 1874 – Biak Black Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra azureocapilla E. L. Layard, 1875 – Azure-crested Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra caledonica Bonaparte, 1857 – Melanesian Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra cervinicauda Tristram, 1879 – Makira Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra cyanoleuca (Vieillot, 1818) – Satin Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra erythrops Hartlaub & Finsch, 1868 – Palau Broadbill, Palau Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra ferrocyanea E. P. Ramsay, 1879 – Steel-blue Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra freycineti Oustalet, 1881 – Guam Broadbill, Guam Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra galeata G. R. Gray, 1861 – Moluccan Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra hebetior (Hartert, 1924) – Velvet Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra inquieta (Latham, 1802) – Restless Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra nana (Gould, 1870)  
                                  Species Myiagra oceanica Pucheran, 1853 – Truk Broadbill, Oceanic Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra pluto Finsch, 1876 – Pohnpei Flycatcher, Pohnpei Broadbill 
                                  Species Myiagra rubecula (Latham, 1802) – Leaden Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra ruficollis (Vieillot, 1818) – Broad-billed Flycatcher 
                                  Species Myiagra vanikorensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830) – Vanikoro Flycatcher 

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

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