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Ara  Lacepede, 1799
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177659

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
                                  GenusAra Lacepede, 1799  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Ara ambiguus (Bechstein, 1811) – Great Green Macaw 
                                     Species Ara ararauna (Linnaeus, 1758) – Blue-and-yellow Macaw 
                                     Species Ara chloropterus G. R. Gray, 1859 – Red-and-green Macaw 
                                     Species Ara glaucogularis Dabbene, 1921 – Blue-throated Macaw 
                                     Species Ara macao (Linnaeus, 1758) – Scarlet Macaw, Guacamaya roja 
                                     Species Ara militaris (Linnaeus, 1766) – Military Macaw, Guacamaya verde 
                                     Species Ara rubrogenys Lafresnaye, 1847 – Red-fronted Macaw 
                                     Species Ara severus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Chestnut-fronted Macaw 
                                     Species Ara tricolor Bechstein, 1811 – Hispaniolan Macaw, Cuban Macaw 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Ara    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ara   
  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: Ara   
  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: Ara   

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