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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:  
                               GenusCarpospiza Von J. W. Muller, 1854  
                               GenusGymnoris Blyth, 1845  
                               GenusHisturgops Reichenow, 1887  
                               GenusHypocryptadius Hartert, 1903  
                               GenusMontifringilla C. L. Brehm, 1828  
                               GenusOnychostruthus Richmond, 1917  
                               GenusPasser Brisson, 1760 – Old World Sparrows 
                               GenusPetronia Kaup, 1829  
                               GenusPhiletairus A. Smith, 1837  
                               GenusPlocepasser A. Smith, 1836  
                               GenusPseudonigrita Reichenow, 1903  
                               GenusPyrgilauda 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   

 Geographic Information
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