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Platycercus elegans  (Gmelin, 1788)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 554870

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Platycercus adelaidae Gould, 1841
  Common Name(s): Crimson Rosella [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  
                         OrderPsittaciformes  – Parrots, perroquets  
                            FamilyPsittacidae  – Cockatoos, Lories, Macaws, Parrots, aras, cacatoès, perroquets  
                                  GenusPlatycercus Vigors, 1825  
                                     SpeciesPlatycercus elegans (Gmelin, 1788) – Crimson Rosella  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Platycercus elegans elegans (Gmelin, 1788)  
                                        Subspecies Platycercus elegans flaveolus Gould, 1837  
                                        Subspecies Platycercus elegans fleurieuensis Ashby, 1917  
                                        Subspecies Platycercus elegans melanopterus North, 1906  
                                        Subspecies Platycercus elegans nigrescens E. P. Ramsay, 1888  
                                        Subspecies Platycercus elegans subadelaidae Mathews, 1912  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Platycercus elegans    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.12.13, website (version 13-Dec-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Platycercus elegans   
  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: Platycercus elegans, Crimson Rosella [English]   

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