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Eumomota superciliosa  (Sandbach, 1837)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 554539

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Momoto ceja azul [Spanish]
    Turquoise-browed Motmot [English]
  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  
                         OrderCoraciiformes  – Kingfishers, Rollers, martins-pęcheurs  
                               GenusEumomota P. L. Sclater, 1858  
                                  SpeciesEumomota superciliosa (Sandbach, 1837) – Momoto ceja azul, Turquoise-browed Motmot  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Eumomota superciliosa apiaster (Lesson, 1842)  
                                     Subspecies Eumomota superciliosa australis Bangs, 1906  
                                     Subspecies Eumomota superciliosa bipartita Ridgway, 1912  
                                     Subspecies Eumomota superciliosa euroaustris Griscom, 1929  
                                     Subspecies Eumomota superciliosa superciliosa (Sandbach, 1837)  
                                     Subspecies Eumomota superciliosa sylvestris Carriker & Meyer de Schauensee, 1936  
                                     Subspecies Eumomota superciliosa vanrossemi Griscom, 1929  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Eumomota superciliosa    
  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: Eumomota superciliosa, Turquoise-browed Motmot [English]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Momoto ceja azul[Spanish]   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.11.05, website (version 05-Nov-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen Nomenclatural data maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Eumomota superciliosa   
  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: Eumomota superciliosa, Turquoise-browed Motmot [English]   

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