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Passeridae  Rafinesque, 1815
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553446

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
                            FamilyPasseridae Rafinesque, 1815  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Carpospiza Von J. W. Muller, 1854  
                               Genus Gymnoris Blyth, 1845  
                               Genus Histurgops Reichenow, 1887  
                               Genus Hypocryptadius Hartert, 1903  
                               Genus Montifringilla C. L. Brehm, 1828  
                               Genus Onychostruthus Richmond, 1917  
                               Genus Passer Brisson, 1760 – Old World Sparrows 
                               Genus Petronia Kaup, 1829  
                               Genus Philetairus A. Smith, 1837  
                               Genus Plocepasser A. Smith, 1836  
                               Genus Pseudonigrita Reichenow, 1903  
                               Genus Pyrgilauda J. Verreaux, 1870  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Passeridae    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Passeridae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.19, website (version 19-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Passeridae   
  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: Passeridae   

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