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Taxonomic Serial No.: 714007

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 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: 2006   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPsittaciformes  – Parrots, perroquets  
                            FamilyPsittacidae  – Cockatoos, Lories, Macaws, Parrots, aras, cacatoès, perroquets  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Genus Agapornis Selby, 1836  
                                  Genus Alisterus Mathews, 1911  
                                  Genus Amazona Lesson, 1830 – Amazon Parrots 
                                  Genus Anodorhynchus Spix, 1824  
                                  Genus Aprosmictus Gould, 1843  
                                  Genus Ara Lacepede, 1799  
                                  Genus Aratinga Spix, 1824 – Parakeets 
                                  Genus Barnardius Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Bolbopsittacus Salvadori, 1891  
                                  Genus Bolborhynchus Bonaparte, 1857  
                                  Genus Brotogeris Vigors, 1825 – Canary-winged Parakeets 
                                  Genus Conuropsis Salvadori, 1891 – Carolina Parakeets 
                                  Genus Coracopsis Wagler, 1832  
                                  Genus Cyanoliseus Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Cyanopsitta Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Cyanoramphus Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Cyclopsitta Reichenbach, 1850  
                                  Genus Deroptyus Wagler, 1832  
                                  Genus Diopsittaca Ridgway, 1912  
                                  Genus Eclectus Wagler, 1832 – Eclectus Parrots 
                                  Genus Enicognathus G. R. Gray, 1840  
                                  Genus Eunymphicus J. L. Peters, 1937  
                                  Genus Forpus F. Boie, 1858  
                                  Genus Geoffroyus Bonaparte, 1850  
                                  Genus Graydidascalus Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Guaruba Lesson, 1830  
                                  Genus Hapalopsittaca Ridgway, 1912  
                                  Genus Lathamus Lesson, 1830  
                                  Genus Leptosittaca Berlepsch & Stolzmann, 1894  
                                  Genus Mascarinus Lesson, 1830  
                                  Genus Melopsittacus Gould, 1840 – Budgerigars 
                                  Genus Myiopsitta Bonaparte, 1854 – Monk Parakeets 
                                  Genus Nandayus Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Nannopsittaca Ridgway, 1912  
                                  Genus Neophema Salvadori, 1891  
                                  Genus Neopsephotus Mathews, 1912  
                                  Genus Northiella Mathews, 1912  
                                  Genus Ognorhynchus Bonaparte, 1857  
                                  Genus Orthopsittaca Ridgway, 1912  
                                  Genus Pezoporus Illiger, 1811  
                                  Genus Pionites Heine, 1890  
                                  Genus Pionopsitta Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Pionus Wagler, 1832  
                                  Genus Platycercus Vigors, 1825  
                                  Genus Poicephalus Swainson, 1837  
                                  Genus Polytelis Wagler, 1832  
                                  Genus Primolius Bonaparte, 1857  
                                  Genus Prioniturus Wagler, 1832  
                                  Genus Prosopeia Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Psephotus Gould, 1845  
                                  Genus Psilopsiagon Ridgway, 1912  
                                  Genus Psittacella Schlegel, 1871  
                                  Genus Psittacula Cuvier, 1800 – Rose-ringed Parakeets 
                                  Genus Psittaculirostris J. E. Gray & G. R. Gray, 1859  
                                  Genus Psittacus Linnaeus, 1758  
                                  Genus Psittinus Blyth, 1842  
                                  Genus Purpureicephalus Bonaparte, 1854  
                                  Genus Pyrrhura Bonaparte, 1856  
                                  Genus Rhynchopsitta Bonaparte, 1854 – Thick-billed Parrots 
                                  Genus Tanygnathus Wagler, 1832  
                                  Genus Touit G. R. Gray, 1855  
                                  Genus Triclaria Wagler, 1832  

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  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.12.13, website (version 13-Dec-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Psittacinae   
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