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Zosteropidae  Bonaparte, 1853
Taxonomic Serial No.: 179903

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): White-eyes [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyZosteropidae Bonaparte, 1853 – White-eyes  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Apalopteron Bonaparte, 1854  
                               Genus Chlorocharis Sharpe, 1888  
                               Genus Cleptornis Oustalet, 1889 – Golden Honeyeaters 
                               Genus Dasycrotapha Tweeddale, 1878  
                               Genus Heleia Hartlaub, 1865  
                               Genus Lophozosterops Hartert, 1896  
                               Genus Madanga Rothschild & Hartert, 1923  
                               Genus Megazosterops Stresemann, 1930  
                               Genus Oculocincta Mees, 1953  
                               Genus Rukia Momiyama, 1922 – Greater White-eyes 
                               Genus Sterrhoptilus Oberholser, 1918  
                               Genus Tephrozosterops Stresemann, 1931  
                               Genus Woodfordia North, 1906  
                               Genus Yuhina Hodgson, 1836  
                               Genus Zosterops Vigors & Horsfield, 1827 – Lesser White-eyes 
                               Genus Zosterornis Ogilvie-Grant, 1894  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Zosteropidae    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Zosteropidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Zosteropidae   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.12.24, website (version 24-Dec-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Zosteropidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Zosteropidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Zosteropidae   

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