Genus GRUS

Grus Pallas, Spicil. Zool., vol. iv, p. i, 1767. Type by taut., Ardea grus Linn.

Megalornis Gray, List Gen. Birds, 2nd ed., p. 85, 1841. Type by orig. desig., Ardea grus Linn.

Leucogeranus Bonaparte, Comptes Rendus Acad. Sci. Paris, vol. xl, p. 720, Apl. 9, 1855. Type by taut., Grus leucogeranus Pallas.

Sarcogeranus Sharpe, Bull. B. O. C, vol. i, p. 37, 1893. Type by orig. desig., G. leucogeranus Pallas.

Limnogeranus id., ibid. Type by orig. desig., Ardea americanus Linn.

Pseudogeranus id., ibid. Type by orig. desig. and by mon., G. lecauchen Temm.

Mathewsia Iredale, Bull. B. O. C, vol. xxvii, p. 47, 1911. Type by orig. desig., G. rubicunda Perry. Not Mathewsia Saulcy, 1868.

Mathewsena Iredale, Austral Av. Rec, vol. ii, p. 82, 1914 ; new name for Mathewsia Iredale.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.8 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus GRUS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
485
M_ID: 
3801
M_SN: 
Grus
Volume: 
Vol. 8
Term name: 
id: 
8597

Add new comment

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith