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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacheiramphus Westerman, 1848 
AphiaID: 205174

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae
Sources  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacheiramphus alcinus Westerman, 1851
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: medium, slender, lightly built. Plumage: thick velvety feathers on lores; wing long, narrow and pointed; some feathers with edges modified for silent flight tail longish. Other details: large yellow eye; nearly horizontal nostrils; long slender toes with sharp talons. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205174
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Date   action   by
1998-08-21 13:28:34Z  created  Depew, Lorna
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2011-04-07 09:46:00Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Macheiramphus Westerman, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205174 on 2014-07-13
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