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Taxonomic Serial No.: 714011

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderAnseriformes  – Ducks, Geese, Screamers, Swans, Waterfowl, canards, cygnes, oies, sauvagine  
                            FamilyAnatidae  – Ducks, Geese, Swans, canards, cygnes, oies  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Genus Aix F. Boie, 1828 – Wood Ducks 
                                  Genus Amazonetta Boetticher, 1929  
                                  Genus Anas Linnaeus, 1758 – Dabbling Ducks 
                                  Genus Asarcornis Salvadori, 1895  
                                  Genus Aythya F. Boie, 1822 – Diving Ducks 
                                  Genus Biziura Stephens, 1824  
                                  Genus Bucephala S. F. Baird, 1858 – Goldeneyes 
                                  Genus Cairina Fleming, 1822  
                                  Genus Callonetta Delacour, 1936  
                                  Genus Camptorhynchus Bonaparte, 1838 – Labrador Ducks 
                                  Genus Chenonetta Brandt, 1836  
                                  Genus Clangula Leach, 1819 – Oldsquaws 
                                  Genus Heteronetta Salvadori, 1865  
                                  Genus Histrionicus Lesson, 1828 – Harlequin Ducks 
                                  Genus Lophodytes Reichenbach, 1853 – Hooded Mergansers 
                                  Genus Lophonetta Riley, 1914  
                                  Genus Malacorhynchus Swainson, 1831  
                                  Genus Marmaronetta Reichenbach, 1853  
                                  Genus Melanitta F. Boie, 1822 – Scoters 
                                  Genus Mergellus Selby, 1840 – Smews 
                                  Genus Mergus Linnaeus, 1758 – Greater Mergansers 
                                  Genus Netta Kaup, 1829  
                                  Genus Nettapus Brandt, 1836  
                                  Genus Nomonyx Ridgway, 1880  
                                  Genus Oxyura Bonaparte, 1828 – Stiff-tailed Ducks 
                                  Genus Polysticta Eyton, 1836 – Steller's Eiders 
                                  Genus Pteronetta Salvadori, 1895  
                                  Genus Rhodonessa Reichenbach, 1853  
                                  Genus Salvadorina Rothschild & Hartert, 1894  
                                  Genus Somateria Leach, 1819 – Greater Eiders, Typical Eiders 
                                  Genus Speculanas Boetticher, 1929  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.12.10, website (version 10-Dec-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Anatinae   
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