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Green or Lettered Aracari

Pteroglossus [viridis or inscriptus] (= Pteroglossus viridis) (Linnaeus, C 1766)




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Classification
Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Ramphastidae
Genus:
   Pteroglossus
Scientific:
  Pteroglossus viridis


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, C 1766)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 12, vol. 1, part 1

Protonym:
  Ramphastos viridis

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/137337#page/154/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  CD8BF2067F3EA45F

Avibase ID:
  avibase-CD8BF206

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CD8BF206


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554284

Geographic range:

  • Pteroglossus inscriptus inscriptus: Amazonian Brazil south of the Amazon and east of the Madeira River, south to eastern Bolivia and east to Maranhão and northwestern Piauí, also northeastern Brazil in Pernambuco and Alagoas
  • Pteroglossus inscriptus humboldti: western Amazonia, from southern Colombia east, north of the Amazon, narrowly to the mouth of the Negro River, and,south to northwestern Bolivia and east, south of the Amazon, to the Madeira River
  • Pteroglossus viridis: E Venezuela to the Guianas and n Brazil
English:
Green or Lettered Aracari
French:
Araçari vert ou A. marqué


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Green or Lettered Aracari ( Pteroglossus [viridis or inscriptus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Green or Lettered Aracari ( Pteroglossus [viridis or inscriptus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Green or Lettered Aracari ( Pteroglossus [viridis or inscriptus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Green or Lettered Aracari ( Pteroglossus [viridis or inscriptus])
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Pteroglossus viridis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Pteroglossus viridis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Pteroglossus viridis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms

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English: Green or Lettered Aracari
Esperanto: Verda arasario
French: Araçari vert, Araçari vert ou A. marqué
Scientific: Pteroglossus [viridis or inscriptus], Pteroglossus viridis, Ramphastos viridis

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