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Phalacrocorax brasilianus (neotropic cormorant)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Phalacrocoracidae

Taxonomy
Procellaria brasiliana was named by Gmelin (1789). It is extant.

It was recombined as Phalacrocorax brasilianus by Steadman et al. (2003) and Clements et al. (2017).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1789Procellaria brasiliana Gmelin
1805Pelecanus olivaceus Humboldt
1891Phalacrocorax pampeanus Moreno and Mercerat p. 19 figs. Plate XVIII, FIg. 8
1933Phalacrocorax pampeanus Lambrecht p. 295
1969Phalacrocorax olivaceus Howard p. 2
2003Phalacrocorax brasilianus Steadman et al.
2017Phalacrocorax brasilianus Clements et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
RankNameAuthor
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
orderSuliformesSharpe 1891
familyPhalacrocoracidaeReichenbach 1850
genusPhalacrocoraxBrisson 1760
speciesbrasilianus(Gmelin 1789)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available