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Erythrura trichroa  (Kittlitz, 1833)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 179608

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Blue-faced Parrot-Finch [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  
                            FamilyEstrildidae Bonaparte, 1850 – Waxbills, Munias  
                               GenusErythrura Swainson, 1837 – Parrot-Finches  
                                  SpeciesErythrura trichroa (Kittlitz, 1833) – Blue-faced Parrot-Finch  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa clara Taka-Tsukasa & Yamashina, 1931  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa cyanofrons E. L. Layard, 1878  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa eichhorni Hartert, 1924  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa macgillivrayi Mathews, 1914  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa modesta Wallace, 1862  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa pelewensis Kuroda, 1922 – Palau blue-faced parrotfinch 
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa pinaiae Stresemann, 1914  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa sanfordi Stresemann, 1931  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa sigillifer (De Vis, 1897)  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa trichroa (Kittlitz, 1833)  
                                     Subspecies Erythrura trichroa woodfordi Hartert, 1900  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Erythrura trichroa    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Erythrura trichroa    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Erythrura trichroa   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.10.16, website (version 16-Oct-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Erythrura trichroa   
  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: Erythrura trichroa   
  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: Erythrura trichroa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Erythrura trichroa, Blue-faced Parrot-Finch [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Oceania  



  Comment: See Zoonomen website (2011), for explanation of the correct year of publication  



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