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Geothlypis poliocephala  S. F. Baird, 1865
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178960

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Chamaethlypis poliocephala (S. F. Baird, 1865)
  Common Name(s): Gray-crowned Yellowthroat [English]
    Mascarita pico grueso [Spanish]
    Paruline à calotte grise [French]
    Grey-crowned Yellowthroat [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyParulidae  – New World Warblers, Wood-Warblers  
                               GenusGeothlypis Cabanis, 1847 – Yellowthroats  
                                  SpeciesGeothlypis poliocephala S. F. Baird, 1865 – Gray-crowned Yellowthroat, Mascarita pico grueso, Paruline à calotte grise, Grey-crowned Yellowthroat  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Geothlypis poliocephala caninucha Ridgway, 1872  
                                     Subspecies Geothlypis poliocephala icterotis Ridgway, 1889  
                                     Subspecies Geothlypis poliocephala palpebralis Ridgway, 1887  
                                     Subspecies Geothlypis poliocephala poliocephala S. F. Baird, 1865  
                                     Subspecies Geothlypis poliocephala pontilis (Brodkorb, 1943)  
                                     Subspecies Geothlypis poliocephala ralphi Ridgway, 1894  
                                     Subspecies Geothlypis poliocephala ridgwayi (Griscom, 1930)  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Geothlypis poliocephala    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Geothlypis poliocephala    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (09-2014), website (version Sep-2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated through the 54th supplement), maintained at   
  Reference for: Geothlypis poliocephala, Gray-crowned Yellowthroat [English], Paruline à calotte grise [French]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Mascarita pico grueso[Spanish]   
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 4.3), website (version 4.3)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2014. IOC World Bird List (v 4.3). Available at [Accessed 11 September, 2014]   
  Reference for: Geothlypis poliocephala, Grey-crowned Yellowthroat [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Geothlypis poliocephala   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2007.09.18, website (version 18-Sep-07)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Geothlypis poliocephala   
  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: Geothlypis poliocephala   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  






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