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Pycnonotidae  G. R. Gray, 1840
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178504

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): Bulbuls [English]
  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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyPycnonotidae G. R. Gray, 1840 – Bulbuls  
    Direct Children:  
                               GenusAcritillas Oberholser, 1905  
                               GenusAlophoixus Oates, 1889  
                               GenusAndropadus Swainson, 1832  
                               GenusArizelocichla Oberholser, 1905  
                               GenusAtimastillas Oberholser, 1905  
                               GenusBaeopogon Heine, 1860  
                               GenusBleda Bonaparte, 1857  
                               GenusCalyptocichla Oberholser, 1905  
                               GenusCerasophila Bingham, 1900  
                               GenusChlorocichla Sharpe, 1882  
                               GenusCriniger Temminck, 1820  
                               GenusEurillas Oberholser, 1899  
                               GenusHemixos Blyth, 1845  
                               GenusHypsipetes Vigors, 1831  
                               GenusIole Blyth, 1844  
                               GenusIxonotus J. Verreaux & E. Verreaux, 1851  
                               GenusIxos Temminck, 1825  
                               GenusMalia Schlegel, 1880  
                               GenusNeolestes Cabanis, 1875  
                               GenusPhyllastrephus Swainson, 1832  
                               GenusPycnonotus F. Boie, 1826 – Bulbuls 
                               GenusSetornis Lesson, 1839  
                               GenusSpizixos Blyth, 1845  
                               GenusStelgidillas Oberholser, 1899  
                               GenusThapsinillas Oberholser, 1905  
                               GenusThescelocichla Oberholser, 1905  
                               GenusTricholestes Salvadori, 1874  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Pycnonotidae    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks   
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Pycnonotidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Bulbuls[English]   
  Source: IOC World Bird List, v 3.1, website (version 3.1)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2012. IOC World Bird List (v 3.1). Available at [Accessed 18 May 2012]   
  Reference for: Bulbuls[English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pycnonotidae   
  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: Pycnonotidae   
  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: Pycnonotidae   
  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: Pycnonotidae   

 Geographic Information
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