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Coccyzus  Vieillot, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177827

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Spotted-tailed Cuckoos [English]
  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  
                         OrderCuculiformes  – Cuckoos, coucoua  
                            FamilyCuculidae  – Anis, Cuckoos, Roadrunners  
                                  GenusCoccyzus Vieillot, 1816 – Spotted-tailed Cuckoos  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus americanus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Cuclillo pico amarillo, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, coulicou à bec jaune 
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus cinereus Vieillot, 1817  
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus erythropthalmus (A. Wilson, 1811) – Cuclillo pico negro, Black-billed Cuckoo, coulicou à bec noir 
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus euleri Cabanis, 1873 – Pearly-breasted Cuckoo 
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus ferrugineus Gould, 1843 – Cocos Cuckoo 
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus lansbergi Bonaparte, 1850 – Grey-capped Cuckoo 
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus melacoryphus Vieillot, 1817 – Dark-billed Cuckoo 
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus minor (Gmelin, 1788) – Cuclillo manglero, Mangrove Cuckoo 
                                     SpeciesCoccyzus pumilus Strickland, 1852  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Coccyzus    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks   
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Coccyzus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Coccyzus   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.04.08, website (version 08-Apr-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Coccyzus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Coccyzus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner   
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Coccyzus   

 Geographic Information
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