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Hylocharis  Boie, 1831
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178067

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Basilinna Boie, 1831
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyTrochilidae  – Hummingbirds, oiseaux-mouches  
                               SubfamilyTrochilinae   
                                  GenusHylocharis Boie, 1831  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Hylocharis chrysura (Shaw, 1812) – Gilded Hummingbird, Gilded Sapphire 
                                     Species Hylocharis cyanus (Vieillot, 1818) – White-chinned Sapphire 
                                     Species Hylocharis eliciae (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1846) – Blue-throated Goldentail, Zafiro garganta azul, Blue-throated Sapphire 
                                     Species Hylocharis grayi (Delattre & Bourcier, 1846) – Blue-headed Sapphire 
                                     Species Hylocharis humboldtii (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1852) – Humboldt's Sapphire 
                                     Species Hylocharis leucotis (Vieillot, 1818) – White-eared Hummingbird, Zafiro oreja blanca 
                                     Species Hylocharis sapphirina (Gmelin, 1788) – Rufous-throated Sapphire 
                                     Species Hylocharis xantusii (Lawrence, 1860) – Zafiro de Xantus, Xantus's Hummingbird 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Hylocharis    
       
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Hylocharis    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hylocharis   
       
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.11.05, website (version 05-Nov-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen Nomenclatural data maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net   
  Reference for: Hylocharis   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): American Ornithologists' Union  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Forty-fifth supplement to the American Ornithologists' Union Check-list of North American birds   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Auk, vol. 121, no. 3   
  Page(s): 985-995   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0004-8038   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hylocharis   
       
  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   
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  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Hylocharis   
       
  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   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hylocharis   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dickinson, Edward C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): 1039   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-11701-2   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hylocharis   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: AOU supplement 45 (2004) states that a taxonomic proposal has been submitted to separate Basilinna Boie, 1831 (TSN 693124) from Hylocharis Boie, 1831 (TSN 178067), but the committee has not yet accepted this proposal. Trochilus leucotis Vieillot is the type species of Basilinna Boie  
 

 

   

 
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