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Luscinia  T. Forster, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 179817

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Rubythroats [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  
                            FamilyMuscicapidae Fleming, 1822 – Old World Flycatchers, Chats  
                               GenusLuscinia T. Forster, 1817 – Rubythroats  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesLuscinia brunnea (Hodgson, 1837) – Indian Blue Robin 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia calliope (Pallas, 1776) – Siberian Rubythroat 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia cyane (Pallas, 1776) – Siberian Blue Robin 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia luscinia (Linnaeus, 1758) – Thrush Nightingale 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia megarhynchos C. L. Brehm, 1831 – Common Nightingale 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia obscura (Berezowski & Bianchi, 1891) – Blackthroat 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia pectardens (David, 1877) – Firethroat 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia pectoralis (Gould, 1837) – White-tailed Rubythroat 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia ruficeps (Hartert, 1907) – Rufous-headed Robin 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia sibilans (Swinhoe, 1863) – Rufous-tailed Robin 
                                  SpeciesLuscinia svecica (Linnaeus, 1758) – Bluethroats, Bluethroat 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Luscinia    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks   
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Luscinia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Luscinia   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2012.01.01, website (version 01-Jan-12)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Luscinia   
  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: Luscinia   
  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: Luscinia   

 Geographic Information
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