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Galbula ruficauda  Cuvier, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 554327

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Rufous-tailed Jacamar [English]
    Jacamar cola rufa [Spanish]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPiciformes  – Woodpeckers, pic-bois  
                            FamilyGalbulidae  – Jacamars  
                               GenusGalbula Brisson, 1760  
                                  SpeciesGalbula ruficauda Cuvier, 1816 – Rufous-tailed Jacamar, Jacamar cola rufa  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Galbula ruficauda brevirostris Cory, 1913  
                                     Subspecies Galbula ruficauda heterogyna Todd, 1932  
                                     Subspecies Galbula ruficauda melanogenia P. L. Sclater, 1852  
                                     Subspecies Galbula ruficauda pallens Bangs, 1898  
                                     Subspecies Galbula ruficauda ruficauda Cuvier, 1816  
                                     Subspecies Galbula ruficauda rufoviridis Cabanis, 1851  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Galbula ruficauda    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2005), website (version Jul-2005)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "LIST OF THE 2,037 BIRD SPECIES (WITH SCIENTIFIC AND ENGLISH NAMES) KNOWN FROM THE A.O.U. CHECK-LIST AREA" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-46), maintained at   
  Reference for: Rufous-tailed Jacamar[English]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Jacamar cola rufa[Spanish]   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.04.18, website (version 18-May-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Galbula ruficauda   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dickinson, Edward C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): 1039   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-11701-2   
  Reference for: Galbula ruficauda, Rufous-tailed Jacamar [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Galbula ruficauda, Rufous-tailed Jacamar [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  






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