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Petrochelidon  Cabanis, 1850
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178454

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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: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyHirundinidae Rafinesque, 1815  
                               GenusPetrochelidon Cabanis, 1850  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Petrochelidon ariel (Gould, 1842) – Fairy Martin 
                                  Species Petrochelidon fluvicola (Blyth, 1855) – Streak-throated Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon fuliginosa (Chapin, 1925) – Forest Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon fulva (Vieillot, 1808) – Cave Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon nigricans (Vieillot, 1817) – Tree Martin 
                                  Species Petrochelidon perdita (Fry & Smith, 1985) – Red Sea Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon preussi (Reichenow, 1898) – Preuss's Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon pyrrhonota (Vieillot, 1817) – Cliff Swallow, hirondelle à front blanc, American Cliff Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon rufigula (Bocage, 1878) – Red-throated Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon rufocollaris (Peale, 1848) – Chestnut-collared Swallow 
                                  Species Petrochelidon spilodera (Sundevall, 1850) – South African Swallow 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Petrochelidon    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Petrochelidon    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Petrochelidon   
  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: Petrochelidon   
  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: Petrochelidon   

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