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Terpsiphone  Gloger, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 558286

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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  
                            FamilyMonarchidae Bonaparte, 1854  
                               GenusTerpsiphone Gloger, 1827  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Terpsiphone atrocaudata (Eyton, 1839) – Japanese Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone atrochalybeia (Thomson, 1842) – Sao Tome Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone batesi Chapin, 1921  
                                  Species Terpsiphone bedfordi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1907) – Bedford's Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone bourbonnensis (Statius Muller, 1776) – Mascarene Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone cinnamomea (Sharpe, 1877) – Rufous Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone corvina (E. Newton, 1867) – Seychelles Paradise Flycatcher, Seychelles black flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone cyanescens (Sharpe, 1877) – Blue Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone mutata (Linnaeus, 1766) – Malagasy Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone paradisi (Linnaeus, 1758) – Asian Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone rufiventer (Swainson, 1837)  
                                  Species Terpsiphone rufocinerea Cabanis, 1875 – Rufous-vented Paradise Flycatcher 
                                  Species Terpsiphone smithii (Fraser, 1843)  
                                  Species Terpsiphone viridis (Statius Muller, 1776) – African Paradise Flycatcher 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Terpsiphone    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.09.22, website (version 22-Sep-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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