Record Details

Scientific Name:
Leiothrichidae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
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Order
Synonym(s):
Leiotrichidae
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Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
complete
Currency Rating:
2013

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References

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Other Sources:
website: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.09.22; "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net
website: IOC World Bird List, Master List v3.4; Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2013. IOC World Bird List (v 3.4). Available at http://www.worldbirdnames.org [Accessed 20 August, 2013]
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Comments

Comments:
David Nicolson - ITIS Data Development Coordinator: Commonly misspelled 'Leiotrichidae.' Leiothrix is the type genus; the genitive of 'thrix' (hair) is apparently thrichos, and its stem is thrich-, so the correct family spelling is Leiothrichidae

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