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Cecropis abyssinica  (Guerin-Meneville, 1843)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 916672

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Hirundo abyssinica Guerin-Meneville, 1843
  Common Name(s): Lesser Striped Swallow [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyHirundinidae Rafinesque, 1815  
                               GenusCecropis F. Boie, 1826  
                                  SpeciesCecropis abyssinica (Guerin-Meneville, 1843) – Lesser Striped Swallow  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SubspeciesCecropis abyssinica abyssinica (Guerin-Meneville, 1843)  
                                     SubspeciesCecropis abyssinica ampliformis (Clancey, 1969)  
                                     SubspeciesCecropis abyssinica bannermani (Grant & Mackworth-Praed, 1942)  
                                     SubspeciesCecropis abyssinica maxima (Bannerman, 1923)  
                                     SubspeciesCecropis abyssinica puella (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845)  
                                     SubspeciesCecropis abyssinica unitatis (W. L. Sclater & Mackworth-Praed, 1918)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.14, website (version 14-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Cecropis abyssinica   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): del Hoyo, Josep, Andrew Elliot, and David Christie, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Birds of the World. Vol. 9. Cotingas to Pipits and Wagtails   
  Page(s): 863   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 84-87334-69-5   
  Reference for: Cecropis abyssinica, Lesser Striped Swallow [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  






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