Taxon profile


Pteroclidae Bonaparte, 1831

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Pteroclidiformes

Scientific synonyms


Included taxa

Number of records: 4

genus Pterocles Temminck, 1815
genus Syrrhaptes Illiger, 1811

Fossil taxa

genus Archaeoganga Mourer-Chauviré, 1992
genus Leptoganga Mourer-Chauviré, 1993

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [102306]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Pteroclidae Bonaparte, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Pteroclidae]
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Pteroclidae Bonaparte, 1831]
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [as Pteroclididae]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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