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Lonchura  Sykes, 1832
Taxonomic Serial No.: 179614

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Padda Reichenbach, 1850
  Common Name(s): Mannikins [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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyEstrildidae Bonaparte, 1850 – Waxbills, Munias  
                               GenusLonchura Sykes, 1832 – Mannikins  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Lonchura atricapilla (Vieillot, 1807)  
                                  Species Lonchura bicolor (Fraser, 1843) – Black-and-white Mannikin 
                                  Species Lonchura caniceps (Salvadori, 1876) – Grey-headed Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura castaneothorax (Gould, 1837) – Chestnut-breasted Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura cucullata (Swainson, 1837) – Bronze Mannikin 
                                  Species Lonchura ferruginosa (Sparrman, 1789)  
                                  Species Lonchura flaviprymna (Gould, 1845) – Yellow-rumped Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura forbesi (P. L. Sclater, 1879) – New Ireland Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura fringilloides (Lafresnaye, 1835) – Magpie Mannikin 
                                  Species Lonchura fuscans (Cassin, 1852) – Dusky Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura fuscata (Vieillot, 1807) – Timor Sparrow 
                                  Species Lonchura grandis (Sharpe, 1882) – Great-billed Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura hunsteini (Finsch, 1886) – Black-breasted Mannikin, Mottled Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura kelaarti (Jerdon, 1863) – Black-throated Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura leucogastra (Blyth, 1846) – White-bellied Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura leucogastroides (Moore, 1858) – Javan Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura leucosticta (Albertis & Salvadori, 1879) – White-spotted Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura maja (Linnaeus, 1766) – White-headed Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura malacca (Linnaeus, 1766) – Chestnut Mannikin, Black-headed Munia, Tricolored Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura melaena (P. L. Sclater, 1880) – Sooty Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura molucca (Linnaeus, 1766) – Black-faced Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura montana Junge, 1939 – Western Alpine Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura monticola (De Vis, 1897) – Eastern Alpine Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura nevermanni Stresemann, 1934 – Grey-crowned Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura nigriceps (Cassin, 1852) – Red-backed Mannikin 
                                  Species Lonchura oryzivora (Linnaeus, 1758) – Java Sparrow 
                                  Species Lonchura pallida (Wallace, 1864) – Pale-headed Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura punctulata (Linnaeus, 1758) – Nutmeg Mannikin, Scaly-breasted Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura quinticolor (Vieillot, 1807) – Five-colored Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura spectabilis (P. L. Sclater, 1879) – Hooded Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura striata (Linnaeus, 1766) – White-rumped Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura stygia Stresemann, 1934 – Black Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura teerinki Rand, 1940 – Black-breasted Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura tristissima (Wallace, 1865) – Streak-headed Munia 
                                  Species Lonchura vana (Hartert, 1930) – Grey-banded Munia 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Lonchura    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Lonchura    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lonchura   
  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: Lonchura   
  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: Lonchura   
  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: Lonchura   

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