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Galerida cristata  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 560129

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Crested Lark [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  
                            FamilyAlaudidae Vigors, 1825 – Larks  
                               GenusGalerida F. Boie, 1828  
                                  SpeciesGalerida cristata (Linnaeus, 1758) – Crested Lark  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata alexanderi Neumann, 1908  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata altirostris C. L. Brehm, 1855  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata apuliae Von Jordans, 1935  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata arenicola Tristram, 1859  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata balsaci Dekeyser & Villiers, 1950  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata brachyura Tristram, 1865  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata carthaginis O. Kleinschmidt & Hilgert, 1905  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata caucasica Taczanowski, 1888  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata chendoola (Franklin, 1831)  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata cinnamomina Hartert, 1904  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata coreensis Taczanowski, 1888  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata cristata (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata cypriaca Bianchi, 1907  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata festae Hartert, 1922  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata halfae Nicoll, 1921  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata helenae Lavauden, 1926  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata isabellina Bonaparte, 1850  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata iwanowi Zarudny & Loudon, 1903  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata jordansi Niethammer, 1955  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata kleinschmidti Erlanger, 1899  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata leautungensis (Swinhoe, 1861)  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata lynesi Whistler, 1928  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata maculata C. L. Brehm, 1858  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata magna Hume, 1871  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata meridionalis C. L. Brehm, 1841  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata neumanni Hilgert, 1907  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata nigricans C. L. Brehm, 1855  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata pallida C. L. Brehm, 1858  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata riggenbachi Hartert, 1902  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata senegallensis (Statius Muller, 1776)  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata somaliensis Reichenow, 1907  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata subtaurica (Kollibay, 1912)  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata tenuirostris C. L. Brehm, 1858  
                                     Subspecies Galerida cristata zion Meinertzhagen, 1920  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Galerida cristata    
  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: Galerida cristata   
  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: Galerida cristata, Crested Lark [English]   

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