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Troglodytidae  Swainson, 1832
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178539

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): Wrens [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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyTroglodytidae Swainson, 1832 – Wrens  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Campylorhynchus Spix, 1824 – Cactus Wrens 
                               Genus Cantorchilus N. I. Mann, Barker, J. A. Graves, K. A. Dingess-Mann & P. J. B. Slater, 2006  
                               Genus Catherpes S. F. Baird, 1858 – Canyon Wren 
                               Genus Cinnycerthia Lesson, 1844  
                               Genus Cistothorus Cabanis, 1850 – Marsh Wrens 
                               Genus Cyphorhinus Cabanis, 1844  
                               Genus Ferminia Barbour, 1926  
                               Genus Henicorhina P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1868  
                               Genus Hylorchilus Nelson, 1897  
                               Genus Microcerculus Salvin, 1861  
                               Genus Odontorchilus Richmond, 1915  
                               Genus Pheugopedius Cabanis, 1850  
                               Genus Salpinctes Cabanis, 1847 – Rock Wrens 
                               Genus Thryomanes P. L. Sclater, 1862 – Bewick's Wrens 
                               Genus Thryophilus S. F. Baird, 1864  
                               Genus Thryorchilus Oberholser, 1904  
                               Genus Thryothorus Vieillot, 1816 – Wrens 
                               Genus Troglodytes Vieillot, 1809 – Wrens 
                               Genus Uropsila P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1873  

  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Troglodytidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Troglodytidae, Wrens [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Troglodytidae   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.04, website (version 04-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Troglodytidae   
  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: Troglodytidae   
  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: Troglodytidae   

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