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Quiscalus lugubris  Swainson, 1838
Taxonomic Serial No.: 562671

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

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyIcteridae  – American Blackbirds, Orioles, New World Blackbirds  
                               GenusQuiscalus Vieillot, 1816 – Grackles  
                                  SpeciesQuiscalus lugubris Swainson, 1838 – Carib Grackle  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris contrusus (J. L. Peters, 1925)  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris fortirostris Lawrence, 1868  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris guadeloupensis Lawrence, 1879  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris inflexirostris Swainson, 1838  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris insularis Richmond, 1896  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris lugubris Swainson, 1838  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris luminosus (Lawrence, 1878)  
                                     Subspecies Quiscalus lugubris orquillensis (Cory, 1909)  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Quiscalus lugubris    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2007), website (version Jul-2007)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "List of the 2,046 Bird Species (With Scientific and English Names) Known From the A.O.U. Check-list Area" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-48), maintained at   
  Reference for: Quiscalus lugubris, Carib Grackle [English]   
  Source: Gill & Wright (2006) corrigenda/updates - 21-Sep-2007, website (version 1.1)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: Corrigenda & updates for "BIRDS OF THE WORLD Recommended English Names" available at   
  Reference for: Quiscalus lugubris, Carib Grackle [English]   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2007.07.31, website (version 31-Jul-07)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Quiscalus lugubris   
  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: Quiscalus lugubris, Carib Grackle [English]   

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