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Psilopogon  S. Müller, 1836
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553543

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Megalaima G. R. Gray, 1842
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPiciformes  – Woodpeckers, pic-bois  
                            FamilyMegalaimidae  – Asian Barbets  
                               GenusPsilopogon S. Müller, 1836  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Psilopogon annamensis (Robinson & Kloss, 1919) – Indochinese Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon armillaris (Temminck, 1821) – Flame-fronted Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon asiaticus (Latham, 1790) – Blue-throated Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon auricularis (Robinson & Kloss, 1919) – Necklaced Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon australis (Horsfield, 1821) – Yellow-eared Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon chersonesus (Chasen & Kloss, 1927) – Turquoise-throated Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon chrysopogon (Temminck, 1824) – Golden-whiskered Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon corvinus (Temminck, 1831) – Brown-throated Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon duvaucelii (R. Lesson, 1830) – Blue-eared Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon eximius (Sharpe, 1892) – Bornean Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon faber (Swinhoe, 1870) – Chinese Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon faiostrictus (Temminck, 1832) – Green-eared Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon flavifrons (Cuvier, 1816) – Yellow-fronted Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon franklinii (Blyth, 1842) – Golden-throated Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon haemacephalus (P. L. S. Müller, 1776) – Coppersmith Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon henricii (Temminck, 1831) – Yellow-crowned Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon incognitus (Hume, 1874) – Moustached Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon javensis (Horsfield, 1821) – Black-banded Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon lagrandieri (J. Verreaux, 1868) – Red-vented Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon lineatus (Vieillot, 1816) – Lineated Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon malabaricus (Blyth, 1847) – Malabar Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon monticola (Sharpe, 1889) – Mountain Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon mystacophanos (Temminck, 1824) – Red-throated Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon nuchalis (Gould, 1863) – Taiwan Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon oorti (S. Müller, 1836) – Black-browed Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon pulcherrimus (Sharpe, 1888) – Golden-naped Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon pyrolophus S. Müller, 1836 – Fire-tufted Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon rafflesii (R. Lesson, 1839) – Red-crowned Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon rubricapillus (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Crimson-fronted Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon virens (Boddaert, 1783) – Great Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon viridis (Boddaert, 1783) – White-cheeked Barbet 
                                  Species Psilopogon zeylanicus (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Brown-headed Barbet 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Psilopogon    
  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 [Accessed 01 Dec, 2020]   
  Reference for: Psilopogon   
  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   
  Reference for: Psilopogon   
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  Comment: The bird genus name Psilopogon S. Müller, 1836 is a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) plant genus name Psilopogon Hochst. (TSN 781855)  



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