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Dicrurus leucophaeus  Vieillot, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 559768

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Ashy Drongo [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyDicruridae Vigors, 1825 – Drongos  
                               GenusDicrurus Vieillot, 1816 – Drongos  
                                  SpeciesDicrurus leucophaeus Vieillot, 1817 – Ashy Drongo  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus batakensis (Robinson & Kloss, 1919)  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus bondi Meyer de Schauensee, 1937  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus celaenus Oberholser, 1912  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus hopwoodi E. C. S. Baker, 1918  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus innexus (Swinhoe, 1870)  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus leucogenis (Walden, 1870)  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus leucophaeus Vieillot, 1817  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus longicaudatus Jerdon, 1862  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus mouhoti (Walden, 1870)  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus nigrescens Oates, 1889  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus periophthalmicus (Salvadori, 1895)  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus phaedrus (Reichenow, 1904)  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus salangensis Reichenow, 1890  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus siberu Chasen & Kloss, 1926  
                                     Subspecies Dicrurus leucophaeus stigmatops (Sharpe, 1879)  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Dicrurus leucophaeus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.14, website (version 14-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Dicrurus leucophaeus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Dicrurus leucophaeus, Ashy Drongo [English]   

 Geographic Information
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