Pavonine

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Pavonines
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Great Argus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Superorder: Galloanserae
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Subfamily: Pavoninae
Rafinesque, 1815
Tribes and genera


Pavonines, Pavoninae is a subfamily of birds in the Phasianidae family. It includes birds such as peafowl.

Taxonomy[edit]

It contains the following tribes:

Species[edit]

Incertae sedis[edit]

Genus Tropicoperdix

Pavonini[edit]

Genus Argusianus

Genus Rheinardia

Genus Afropavo

Genus Pavo

Polyplectronini[edit]

Genus Haematortyx

Genus Galloperdix

Genus Polyplectron

Gallini[edit]

Genus Bambusicola

Genus Gallus

Genus Peliperdix

Genus Francolinus

Genus Scleroptila

Tetraogallini[edit]

Genus Ammoperdix

Genus Synoicus

Genus Excalfactoria

Genus Margaroperdix

Genus Anurophasis

Genus Coturnix

Genus Tetraogallus

Genus Alectoris

Genus Ophrysia

Genus Perdicula

Genus Pternistis

References[edit]

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