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Difference between revisions of "Category:Bugeranus" - BirdForum Opus

 
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''Bugeranus'' is a monotypic genus in the family [[:Category:Gruidae|Gruidae]].
 
''Bugeranus'' is a monotypic genus in the family [[:Category:Gruidae|Gruidae]].
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Sibley & Monroe (1996) place the Wattled Crane in the genus ''[[:Category:Grus|Grus]]''. However, Howard & Moore (2003) and Clements (5th edition and on) separate it in the monotypic genus ''Bugeranus'', and the Opus follows in this consensus.
 
 
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[[Category:Gruidae]]
 
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Latest revision as of 22:08, 16 July 2008

Genus: Bugeranus

Description

A single species, the Wattled Crane.

Taxonomy

Bugeranus is a monotypic genus in the family Gruidae.

Grus vs. Bugeranus

Sibley & Monroe (1996) place the Wattled Crane (carunculatus) in the genus Grus. However, Howard & Moore (2003) and Clements (2007) separate it in the monotypic genus Bugeranus, and the Opus follows in this consensus.

Genus Bugeranus viewedit
B. carunculatus Wattled Crane

Pages in category ‘Bugeranus’

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