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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
GRUIDAE Vigors, 1825
  • AFD
Synonym Source
Anthropoideae Bonaparte, C.L., 1857 synonym
  • AFD
Published in:Brodkorb, P. 1967, "Catalogue of fossil birds. Part 3 (Ralliformes, Ichthyornithiformes, Charadriiformes)", Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, vol. 11, no. 3, 99-220 p145
†Eogruidae Wetmore, A., 1934 synonym
  • AFD
Published in:Wetmore, A. 1934, "Fossil birds from Mongolia and China", American Museum Novitates, vol. 711, 1-16 p3
†Geranoididae Wetmore, A., 1933 synonym
  • AFD
Published in:Wetmore, A. 1933, "Fossil Bird Remains from the Eocene of Wyoming", Condor, vol. 35, no. 3, 115-118 p115
Megalornithidae Richmond, C.W., 1917 synonym
  • AFD
Published in:Richmond, C.W. 1917, "Generic names applied to birds, with additions and corrections to Waterhouse's "Index Genera Avium"", Proceedings of the United States National Museum, vol. 53, 565-636 p633
Balaericinae Brasil, L., 1913 synonym
  • AFD
Published in:Brasil, L. 1913, "Part 19. Grues. Fam. Gruidae", Ed. Wytsman, P., Genera avium, pp.1-9, V. Verteneuil & L. Desmet, Brussels p8
Gruinae Gray, G.R., 1840 synonym
  • AFD
Published in:Gray, G.R. 1840, A List of the Genera of Birds, with an indication of the typical species of each genus, viii 80 pp., R. & J.E. Taylor, London p66

Unranked taxon assigned rank subfamily by inference

Psophiinae Bonaparte, C.L., 1831 synonym
  • AFD
Published in:Bonaparte, C.L. 1831, "Saggio di una distribuzione metodica degli animali vertebrati", Giornale Arcadico di Scienze Lettere ed Arti, vol. 49, 3-77 p33
Gruidae Vigors, N.A., 1825 synonym orth. var.
  • AFD
Published in:Vigors, N.A. 1825, "Observations on the natural affinities that connect the orders and families of birds", Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, vol. 14, 395-517 p413, 488

Unranked taxon assigned rank family by inference

Common Name Source
Cranes Australia
  • NZOR
Name Source
GRUIDAE Vigors, 1825 accepted
  • AFD
Gruidae accepted
  • NZOR

Scientific name reallocated to GRUIDAE Vigors, 1825 by taxonomy builder

Gruidae accepted
  • NZOR

Scientific name reallocated to GRUIDAE Vigors, 1825 by taxonomy builder

Identifier Source Taxon LSID unknown
  • AFD Taxon Concept current
  • AFD Scientific Name current
  • NZOR Scientific Name current
  • AFD Taxon unknown
  • AFD Taxon current
  • AFD
NZOR-6-109482 Taxon current
  • NZOR Scientific Name current
  • NZOR
NZOR-6-62283 Taxon current
  • NZOR


Antigone Reichenbach, 1853 
Grus Brisson, 1760 

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