Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Anthus similis  (Jerdon, 1840)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 558667

(Download Help) Anthus similis TSN 558667

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Long-billed Pipit [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyMotacillidae Horsfield, 1821 – Pipits, Wagtails  
                               GenusAnthus Bechstein, 1805 – Pipits  
                                  SpeciesAnthus similis (Jerdon, 1840) – Long-billed Pipit  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis arabicus Hartert, 1917  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis asbenaicus Rothschild, 1920  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis bannermani Bates, 1930  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis captus Hartert, 1905  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis chyuluensis Someren, 1939  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis decaptus Meinertzhagen, 1920  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis dewittei Chapin, 1937  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis hararensis Neumann, 1906  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis jebelmarrae Lynes, 1920  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis jerdoni Finsch, 1870  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis leucocraspedon Reichenow, 1915  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis moco Traylor, 1962  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis nicholsoni Sharpe, 1884  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis nivescens Reichenow, 1905  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis palliditinctus Clancey, 1956  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis petricolus Clancey, 1956  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis primarius Clancey, 1990  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis similis (Jerdon, 1840)  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis sokotrae Hartert, 1917  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis travancoriensis Ripley, 1953  
                                     Subspecies Anthus similis yamethini B. P. Hall, 1957  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Anthus similis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.12.31, website (version 31-Dec-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Anthus similis   
  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: Anthus similis, Long-billed Pipit [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar