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Taxonomic Serial No.: 677532

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  Common Name(s): Partridges [English]
    Francolins [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderGalliformes  – Fowls, Gallinaceous Birds, gallinacées, volaille  
                            FamilyPhasianidae  – Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse, Pheasants, Quail, cailles, faisans  
                               SubfamilyPerdicinae  – Partridges, Francolins  
    Direct Children:  
                                  GenusAlectoris Kaup, 1829 – Chukars 
                                  GenusAmmoperdix Gould, 1851  
                                  GenusAnurophasis Oort, 1910  
                                  GenusArborophila Hodgson, 1837  
                                  GenusBambusicola Gould, 1863  
                                  GenusCaloperdix Blyth, 1861  
                                  GenusCoturnix Bonnaterre, 1791 – Asian Quails 
                                  GenusFrancolinus Stephens, 1819 – Francolins 
                                  GenusGalloperdix Blyth, 1845  
                                  GenusHaematortyx Sharpe, 1879  
                                  GenusLerwa Hodgson, 1837  
                                  GenusMargaroperdix Reichenbach, 1853  
                                  GenusMelanoperdix Jerdon, 1864  
                                  GenusOphrysia Bonaparte, 1856  
                                  GenusPerdicula Hodgson, 1837  
                                  GenusPerdix Brisson, 1760 – Gray Partridges 
                                  GenusPtilopachus Swainson, 1837  
                                  GenusRhizothera G. R. Gray, 1841  
                                  GenusRollulus Bonnaterre, 1791  
                                  GenusTetraogallus J. E. Gray, 1832  
                                  GenusTetraophasis Elliot, 1871  
                                  GenusXenoperdix Dinesen, Lehmberg, Svendsen, Hansen & Fjeldsa, 1994  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.05.23, website (version 23-May-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Perdicinae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dickinson, Edward C., ed.   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): 1039   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-11701-2   
  Reference for: Perdicinae   

 Geographic Information
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