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Phaethontidae Brandt, 1831

118940  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:118940)

accepted
Family
Genus Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Phaethusavis Bourdon, 2008 †

Genus Leptophaëthon Mathews, 1913 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Lepturus Moehring, 1758 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Lepturus Reichenbach, 1853 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Phaëthon Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Phäethon Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Phaeton Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Phaëton Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Pheton Fleming, 1822 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Scaeophaëthon Mathews, 1913 accepted as Phaethon Linnaeus, 1758

Genus Heliadornis Olson, 1985 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Leptophaethon Mathews, 1913 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Scaeophaethon Mathews, 1913 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
Taxonomic remark  = Phaëthontidae in SN2000  
Taxonomic remark  = Phaëthontidae in SN2000 [details]
IRMNG (2018). Phaethontidae Brandt, 1831. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118940 on 2019-11-21
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Aves (Class) > Neornithes (Subclass) > Neognathae (Superorder) > Pelecaniformes (Order) > Phaethontidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Tropicbirds. Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): M; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Middle Miocene)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

Taxonomic remark  = Phaëthontidae in SN2000 [details]

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