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Leiothrichidae  Swainson, 1832
Taxonomic Serial No.: 915669

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Leiotrichidae
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyLeiothrichidae Swainson, 1832  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Actinodura Gould, 1836  
                               Genus Babax David, 1875  
                               Genus Crocias Temminck, 1836  
                               Genus Cutia Hodgson, 1837  
                               Genus Garrulax Lesson, 1831 – Laughing Thrushes 
                               Genus Heterophasia Blyth, 1842  
                               Genus Kupeornis Serle, 1949  
                               Genus Leiothrix Swainson, 1832 – Leiothrixes 
                               Genus Liocichla Swinhoe, 1877  
                               Genus Minla Hodgson, 1837  
                               Genus Phyllanthus Lesson, 1844  
                               Genus Trochalopteron Blyth, 1843  
                               Genus Turdoides Cretzschmar, 1826  

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  Source: IOC World Bird List, Master List v3.4, website (version 3.4)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2013. IOC World Bird List (v 3.4). Available at [Accessed 20 August, 2013]   
  Reference for: Leiothrichidae   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.09.22, website (version 22-Sep-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Leiothrichidae   
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  Comment: Commonly misspelled 'Leiotrichidae.' Leiothrix is the type genus; the genitive of 'thrix' (hair) is apparently thrichos, and its stem is thrich-, so the correct family spelling is Leiothrichidae  



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