Version 10.127 (2017.10.22). Bold species epithet = type species

GALLIFORMES

84 Genera 300 sp. (2017.08.12)

MEGAPODIIDAE Concept

Alectura (f.) Latham 1824 Gen.Hist.Birds 10 p.455

Aepypodius (m.) Oustalet 1880 Compt.Rend. 90 p.907 Type

Talegalla (f.) Lesson 1828 Man.Orn. 2 p.185 Type Nomenclature

Leipoa (f.) Gould 1840 BirdsAustr. pt1 pl.[6]

Macrocephalon (n.) Muller,S 1846 Arch.Naturgesch. 12 p.116

Eulipoa (f.) Ogilvie-Grant 1893 Cat.BirdsBrit.Mus. 22 p.445,462

Megapodius (m.) Gaimard 1823 Bull.Gen.Univ.Annon.Nouv.Sci. 2 p.450 Type

CRACIDAE

PENELOPINAE

Ortalis (f.) Merrem 1786 Av.rar.icon.descr. fasc.2 p.40 Type Nomenclature

Penelope (f.) Merrem 1786 Av.rar.icon.descr. fasc.2 p.39 Type

Pipile (m.) Bonaparte 1856 Compt.Rend. 42 p.877

Aburria (f.) Reichenbach 1853 Handb.spec.Orn. lfr.3DieVogel p.xxvi

Chamaepetes (m.) Wagler 1832 Isis 25 col.1227 Type

Penelopina (f.) Reichenbach 1861 Vollst.Naturg.Tauben p.152 Citation

Oreophasis (m.) Gray,GR 1844 Gen.Birds pt2 p.[485] pl.CXXI, pl.121 no.3

CRACINAE

Nothocrax (m.) Burmeister 1856 Systemat.Uebers.Thier.Brasil. 3 p.347

Mitu (n.) Lesson 1831 TraitedOrn. livr.7 p.485 Type

Pauxi (f.) Temminck 1813 Hist.Nat.Pig.Gallin. 2 p.456,465 Type

Crax (f.) Linnaeus 1758 Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.157 Type

NUMIDIDAE

Agelastes (m.) Bonaparte 1850 PZS["1849"] Pt17 no.199 p.145,note Type

Numida (m.) Linnaeus 1764 Mus.AdolphiFriderici 2 p.27 Citation

Guttera (f.) Wagler 1832 Isis 25 col.1225 Type

Acryllium (n.) Gray,GR 1840 ListGen.Birds p.61

ODONTOPHORIDAE

Ptilopachus (m.) Swainson 1837 Class.Birds 2 p.344

Dendrortyx (m.) Gould 1844 Monogr.Odontoph. pt1 pl.3 Type

Oreortyx (m.) Baird,SF 1858 Rep.Expl.Surv.RR.Pac. 9 p.xlv,638,642

Callipepla (f.) Wagler 1832 Isis 25 col.277 Type

Philortyx (m.) Gould 1846 Monogr.Odontoph. pt2 pl.6

Colinus (m.) Goldfuss 1820 Handb.Zool. 2 p.220 Type

Odontophorus (m.) Vieillot 1816 Analyse p.51 Type

Dactylortyx (m.) Ogilvie-Grant 1893 Cat.BirdsBrit.Mus. 22 p.xiv,99,429

Cyrtonyx (m.) Gould 1844 Monogr.Odontoph. pt1 pl.2 Type

Rhynchortyx (m.) Ogilvie-Grant 1893 Cat.BirdsBrit.Mus. 22 p.xv,100,443

PHASIANIDAE

MELEAGRIDINAE

Meleagris (f.) Linnaeus 1758 Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.156 Type

TETRAONINAE

Bonasa (f.) Stephens 1819 Gen.Zool.[Shaw] 11 pt2 p.298 Type

Tetrastes (m.) Keyserling & Blasius,JH 1840 Wirbelth.Eur. p.lxiv,109,200

Falcipennis (m.) Elliot 1864 Proc.Acad.Nat.Sci.Philadelphia 16 p.23 Type

Tetrao (m.) Linnaeus 1758 Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.159 Type

Lyrurus (m.) Swainson 1832 FaunaBor.-Am.[Swainson&Richardson] 2["1831"] p.497

Centrocercus (m.) Swainson 1832 FaunaBor.-Am.[Swainson&Richardson] 2["1831"] p.358,496 Type

Dendragapus (m.) Elliot 1864 Proc.Acad.Nat.Sci.Philadelphia 16 p.23

Tympanuchus (m.) Gloger 1841 Gemein.Handb.-undHilfsb. p.396 Type

Lagopus (f.) Brisson 1760 Orn. 1 p.26,181 Type Nomenclature

PERDICINAE

Lerwa (f.) Hodgson 1837 MadrasJ.Lit.Sci. 5 no.15 p.300

Tetraophasis (m.) Elliot 1871 Monogr.Phasian. 1 p.xix pl.21 Type

Tetraogallus (m.) Gray,JE 1832 Ill.Ind.Zool.[Hardwicke] 2 pt11 pl.46 Type

Alectoris (f.) Kaup 1829 Skizz.Entwick.-Gesch.Europ.Thierw. p.180,193 Type

Ammoperdix (m.) Gould 1851 BirdsAsia[Gould] 7 pt3 pl.1,text Type Citation

Francolinus (m.) Stephens 1819 Gen.Zool.[Shaw] 11 pt2 p.316 Type

Peliperdix (m.) Bonaparte 1856 Compt.Rend. 42 p.882

Scleroptila (f.) Blyth 1852 Cat.BirdsMus.As.Soc. p.250 Type Citation

Dendroperdix (m.?) Roberts 1922 Ann.TransvaalMus. 8 p.194

Pternistis (m.) Wagler 1832 Isis 25 col.1229

Perdix (f.) Brisson 1760 Orn. 1 p.26,219 Type

Rhizothera (f.) Gray,GR 1841 ListGen.BirdsEd.2 p.79

Margaroperdix (m.) Reichenbach 1853 Handb.spec.Orn. lfr.3DieVogel p.xxviii

Melanoperdix (m.) Jerdon 1864 BirdsIndia 3 p.580

Coturnix (f.) Garsault 1764 LesFig.Plant.Anim.UsageMedecine 5 pl.686 Citation Type

Excalfactoria (f.) Bonaparte 1856 Compt.Rend. 42 p.881 Systematics

Anurophasis (m.) Oort 1910 NotesLeydenMus. 32 p.211

Perdicula (f.) Hodgson 1837 BengalSport.Mag. 9 p.344 Type

Ophrysia† (f.) Bonaparte 1856 Compt.Rend. 43 p.414

Xenoperdix (m.) Dinesen, Lehmberg, Svendsen, Hansen & Fjeldsa 1994 Ibis 136 p.2,3

Arborophila (f.) Hodgson 1837 MadrasJ.Lit.Sci. 5 no.15 p.303 Type

Caloperdix (m.) Blyth 1861 J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 30 p.193

Haematortyx (m.) Sharpe 1879 Ibis p.266

Rollulus (m.) Bonnaterre 1791 Tabl.Encyc.Meth.Orn. 1 p.xciii

Bambusicola (m.) Gould 1863 PZS["1862"] Pt3 p.285 Type

Galloperdix (f.) Blyth 1845 J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 13["1844"] pt2 no.156 p.936 Type Nomenclature

PHASIANINAE

Ithaginis (m.) Wagler 1832 Isis 25 col.1228 Type

Tragopan (m.) Cuvier 1829 RegneAnim.nouv.ed. 1 p.479 Type

Pucrasia (f.) Gray,GR 1841 ListGen.BirdsEd.2 p.79 Type

Lophophorus (m.) Temminck 1813 Hist.Nat.Pig.Gallin. 2 p.355 Type

Gallus (m.) Brisson 1760 Orn. 1 p.26,166 Type

Lophura (f.) Fleming,J 1822 Philos.Zool. 2 p.230 Type

Crossoptilon (n.) Hodgson 1838 J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 7 pt2 no.82 p.864 Type

Catreus (m.) Cabanis 1851 Allg.Encyc.[Ersch&Gruber] sect.1 53 p.221

Syrmaticus (m.) Wagler 1832 Isis 25 col.1229 Type

Phasianus (m.) Linnaeus 1758 Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.158 Type

Chrysolophus (m.) Gray,JE 1834 Ill.Ind.Zool.[Hardwicke] 2 pt15-16 pl.41 fig.2 Type

Polyplectron (n.) Temminck 1807 Cat.Syst.Cab.Orn.Quad. p.149 Type

Rheinardia (f.) Maingonnat 1882 Sciencepourtous p.210 Author

Argusianus (m.) Gray,GR 1849 Gen.Birds 3 App. p.47 Citation

Pavo (m.) Linnaeus 1758 Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.156 Type

Afropavo (m.) Chapin 1936 Rev.Zool.Bot.Afr. 29 p.2

Comments & Suggestions to Data Steward :
Alan P. Peterson, M.D., POB 1999, Walla Walla, WA 99362-0999,
Last updated 2017.10.22