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Mesitornithidae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 690732

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Mesoenatidae
 
  Common Name(s): Mesites [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderMesitornithiformes   
                            FamilyMesitornithidae  – Mesites  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Mesitornis Bonaparte, 1855  
                               Genus Monias Oustalet & G. Grandidier, 1903  
       

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  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 5.4), website (version 5.4), website (version 5.4)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2015. IOC World Bird List (v 5.1). Available at http://www.worldbirdnames.org [Accessed 01 February, 2015]   
  Reference for: Mesitornithidae   
       
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2015.02.01, website (version 01-Feb-15)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net   
  Reference for: Mesitornithidae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): del Hoyo, Josep, Andrew Elliott, and Jordi Sargatal, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ostrich to Ducks   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 1   
  Page(s): 696   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 84-87334-10-5   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Mesitornithidae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): del Hoyo, Josep, Andrew Elliott, and Jordi Sargatal, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Hoatzin to Auks   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 3   
  Page(s): 752   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 84-87334-20-2   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Mesitornithidae   
       
  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   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Mesitornithidae, Mesites [English]   
       

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