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Ramphastos  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553561

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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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  
                            FamilyRamphastidae  – Toucans  
                               GenusRamphastos Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Ramphastos ambiguus Swainson, 1823 – Black-mandibled Toucan, Yellow-throated Toucan 
                                  Species Ramphastos brevis Meyer de Schauensee, 1945 – Choco Toucan 
                                  Species Ramphastos citreolaemus Gould, 1844 – Citron-throated Toucan 
                                  Species Ramphastos dicolorus Linnaeus, 1766 – Green-billed Toucan 
                                  Species Ramphastos sulfuratus R. Lesson, 1830 – Tucán pico canoa, Keel-billed Toucan 
                                  Species Ramphastos toco P. L. S. Müller, 1776 – Toco Toucan 
                                  Species Ramphastos tucanus Linnaeus, 1758 – White-throated Toucan 
                                  Species Ramphastos vitellinus M. H. K. Lichtenstein, 1823 – Channel-billed Toucan 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Ramphastos    
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  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: Ramphastos   
  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   
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