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Myzomela  Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178822

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Cardinal Honeyeaters [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyMeliphagidae  – Honeyeaters  
                               GenusMyzomela Vigors & Horsfield, 1827 – Cardinal Honeyeaters  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Myzomela adolphinae Salvadori, 1876 – Midget Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela albigula Hartert, 1898 – White-chinned Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela blasii (Salvadori, 1882) – Drab Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela boiei (S. Muller, 1843) – Banda Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela cardinalis (Gmelin, 1788) – Cardinal Honeyeater, Cardinal Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela cineracea P. L. Sclater, 1879 – Ashy Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela cruentata A. B. Meyer, 1874 – Red Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela eichhorni Rothschild & Hartert, 1901 – Crimson-rumped Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela eques (Lesson & Garnot, 1827) – Ruby-throated Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela erythrocephala Gould, 1840 – Red-headed Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela erythromelas Salvadori, 1881 – Splendid Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela jugularis Peale, 1848 – Sulphur-breasted Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela kuehni Rothschild, 1903 – Crimson-hooded Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela lafargei Pucheran, 1853 – Red-capped Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela malaitae Mayr, 1931 – Red-vested Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela melanocephala (E. P. Ramsay, 1879) – Black-headed Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela nigrita G. R. Gray, 1858 – Black Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela obscura Gould, 1843 – Dusky Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela pammelaena P. L. Sclater, 1877 – Ebony Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela pulchella Salvadori, 1891 – Crimson-fronted Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela rosenbergii Schlegel, 1871 – Red-collared Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela rubratra (Lesson, 1827) – Micronesian Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela sanguinolenta (Latham, 1802) – Scarlet Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela sclateri W. A. Forbes, 1879 – Scarlet-bibbed Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela tristrami E. P. Ramsay, 1881 – Sooty Myzomela 
                                  Species Myzomela vulnerata (S. Muller, 1843) – Black-breasted Myzomela 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Myzomela    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Myzomela    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Myzomela   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.05.28, website (version 28-May-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Myzomela   
  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: Myzomela   
  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: Myzomela   

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