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Dicrurus hottentottus  (Linnaeus, 1766)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 559767

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Hair-crested Drongo [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  
                            FamilyDicruridae Vigors, 1825 – Drongos  
                               GenusDicrurus Vieillot, 1816 – Drongos  
                                  SpeciesDicrurus hottentottus (Linnaeus, 1766) – Hair-crested Drongo  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus banggaiensis Vaurie, 1952  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus borneensis (Sharpe, 1879)  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus brevirostris (Cabanis, 1851)  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus cuyensis (McGregor, 1903)  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus guillemardi (Salvadori, 1889)  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus hottentottus (Linnaeus, 1766)  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus jentincki (Vorderman, 1893)  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus leucops Wallace, 1865  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus palawanensis Tweeddale, 1878  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus pectoralis Wallace, 1863  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus samarensis Vaurie, 1947  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus striatus Tweeddale, 1877  
                                     SubspeciesDicrurus hottentottus suluensis Hartert, 1902  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Dicrurus hottentottus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.14, website (version 14-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Dicrurus hottentottus   
  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: Dicrurus hottentottus, Hair-crested Drongo [English]   

 Geographic Information
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