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Megalaima  G. R. Gray, 1842
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553544

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPiciformes  – Woodpeckers, pic-bois  
                            FamilyRamphastidae   
                               SubfamilyMegalaiminae   
                                  GenusMegalaima G. R. Gray, 1842  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Megalaima armillaris (Temminck, 1821) – Flame-fronted Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima asiatica (Latham, 1790) – Blue-throated Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima australis (Horsfield, 1821) – Blue-eared Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima chrysopogon (Temminck, 1824) – Golden-whiskered Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima corvina (Temminck, 1831) – Brown-throated Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima eximia (Sharpe, 1892) – Bornean Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima faiostricta (Temminck, 1832) – Green-eared Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima flavifrons (Cuvier, 1816) – Yellow-fronted Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima franklinii (Blyth, 1842) – Golden-throated Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima haemacephala (Statius Muller, 1776) – Coppersmith Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima henricii (Temminck, 1831) – Yellow-crowned Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima incognita Hume, 1874 – Moustached Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima javensis (Horsfield, 1821) – Black-banded Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima lagrandieri J. Verreaux, 1868 – Red-vented Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima lineata (Vieillot, 1816) – Lineated Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima monticola (Sharpe, 1889) – Mountain Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima mystacophanos (Temminck, 1824) – Red-throated Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima oorti (S. Muller, 1836) – Black-browed Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima pulcherrima Sharpe, 1888 – Golden-naped Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima rafflesii (Lesson, 1839) – Red-crowned Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima rubricapillus (Gmelin, 1788) – Crimson-fronted Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima virens (Boddaert, 1783) – Great Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima viridis (Boddaert, 1783) – White-cheeked Barbet 
                                     Species Megalaima zeylanica (Gmelin, 1788) – Brown-headed Barbet 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Megalaima    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.12.06, website (version 06-Dec-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net   
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