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Melanocorypha  F. Boie, 1828
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557878

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyAlaudidae Vigors, 1825 – Larks  
                               GenusMelanocorypha F. Boie, 1828  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesMelanocorypha bimaculata (Ménétriés, 1832) – Bimaculated Lark 
                                  SpeciesMelanocorypha calandra (Linnaeus, 1766) – Calandra Lark 
                                  SpeciesMelanocorypha leucoptera (Pallas, 1811) – White-winged Lark 
                                  SpeciesMelanocorypha maxima Blyth, 1867 – Tibetan Lark 
                                  SpeciesMelanocorypha mongolica (Pallas, 1776) – Mongolian Lark 
                                  SpeciesMelanocorypha yeltoniensis (J. R. Forster, 1768) – Black Lark 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Melanocorypha    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.04, website (version 04-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Melanocorypha   
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