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Tanysiptera  Vigors, 1825
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553616

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderCoraciiformes  – Motmots, Bee-eaters, Todies, Kingfishers, Rollers, martins-pęcheurs  
                            FamilyAlcedinidae  – Kingfishers  
                                  GenusTanysiptera Vigors, 1825  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Tanysiptera carolinae Schlegel, 1871 – Cobalt Paradise Kingfisher, Numfor Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo de Numfor, Martin-chasseur de Caroline, Numfor Paradise-kingfisher 
                                     Species Tanysiptera danae Sharpe, 1880 – Russet Paradise Kingfisher, Brown-headed Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo dánae, Martin-chasseur rose, Brown-headed Paradise-kingfisher 
                                     Species Tanysiptera ellioti Sharpe, 1870 – Kofiau Paradise Kingfisher, Kafiau Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo de Kofiau, Martin-chasseur de Kofiau 
                                     Species Tanysiptera galatea G. R. Gray, 1859 – Galatea Paradise Kingfisher, Common Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo común, Martin-chasseur ŕ longs brins, Common Paradise-Kingfisher 
                                     Species Tanysiptera hydrocharis G. R. Gray, 1858 – Little Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo de las Aru, Martin-chasseur menu, Little Paradise-Kingfisher 
                                     Species Tanysiptera nigriceps P. L. Sclater, 1877 – Black-capped Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo cabecinegro, Martin-chasseur ŕ tęte noire, Black-capped Paradise-Kingfisher, Black-headed Paradise-kingfisher 
                                     Species Tanysiptera nympha G. R. Gray, 1840 – Fairy Paradise Kingfisher, Red-breasted Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo ninfa, Martin-chasseur nymphe, Red-breasted Paradise-Kingfisher 
                                     Species Tanysiptera riedelii J. Verreaux, 1866 – Biak Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo de Biak, Martin-chasseur de Biak, Biak Paradise-Kingfisher 
                                     Species Tanysiptera sylvia Gould, 1850 – Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher, Alción colilargo silvia, Martin-chasseur sylvain, Buff-breasted Paradise-Kingfisher 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Tanysiptera    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (version 12.1), website (version 12.1)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Gill, F., D. Donsker, and P. Rasmussen, eds. 2022. IOC World Bird List (v 12.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.12.1. Available at [Accessed 21 Jan, 2022]   
  Reference for: Tanysiptera   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.11.05, website (version 05-Nov-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen Nomenclatural data maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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