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Megalaimidae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553451

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Megalaiminae
 
  Common Name(s): Asian Barbets [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPiciformes  – Woodpeckers, pic-bois  
                            FamilyMegalaimidae  – Asian Barbets  
    Direct Children:  
                               GenusCaloramphus R. Lesson, 1839  
                               GenusPsilopogon S. Müller, 1836  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Megalaimidae    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 10.2), website (version 10.2), website (version 10.2)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2020. IOC World Bird List (v 10.2). Available at http://www.worldbirdnames.org [Accessed 01 Dec, 2020]   
  Reference for: Megalaimidae, Asian Barbets [English]   
       
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net   
  Reference for: Megalaimidae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Prum, R. O.   
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic interrelationships of the barbets (Aves: Capitonidae) and toucans (Aves: Rhamphastidae) based on morphology with comparisons to DNA-DNA hybridization   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 92, no. 4   
  Page(s): 313-343   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0024-4082   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Megalaimidae   
       

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