Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Taxonomic Serial No.: 693119

(Download Help) Apodinae TSN 693119

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyApodidae  – Swifts  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Genus Aerodramus Oberholser, 1906 – Edible-nest Swiftlets 
                                  Genus Aeronautes Hartert, 1892 – White-throated Swifts 
                                  Genus Apus Scopoli, 1777 – Common Swifts 
                                  Genus Chaetura Stephens, 1826 – Stiff-tailed Swifts 
                                  Genus Collocalia G. R. Gray, 1840  
                                  Genus Cypsiurus R. Lesson, 1843  
                                  Genus Hirundapus Hodgson, 1837 – Needletails 
                                  Genus Hydrochous Brooke, 1970  
                                  Genus Mearnsia Ridgway, 1911  
                                  Genus Neafrapus Mathews, 1918  
                                  Genus Panyptila Cabanis, 1847  
                                  Genus Rhaphidura Oates, 1883  
                                  Genus Schoutedenapus De Roo, 1968  
                                  Genus Tachornis Gosse, 1847 – Palm Swifts 
                                  Genus Tachymarptis Roberts, 1922  
                                  Genus Telacanthura Mathews, 1918  
                                  Genus Zoonavena Mathews, 1918  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Apodinae   
  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: Apodinae   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar