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Myiopagis viridicata  (Vieillot, 1817)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 554348

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Greenish Elaenia [English]
    Elenia verdosa [Spanish]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyTyrannidae  – Tyrant Flycatchers, tyrans gobe-mouches  
                               GenusMyiopagis Salvin & Godman, 1888  
                                  SpeciesMyiopagis viridicata (Vieillot, 1817) – Greenish Elaenia, Elenia verdosa  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata accola Bangs, 1902  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata implacens (P. L. Sclater, 1862)  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata jaliscensis Nelson, 1900  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata minima Nelson, 1898  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata pacifica (Brodkorb, 1943)  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata pallens Bangs, 1902  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata placens (P. L. Sclater, 1859)  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata restricta Todd, 1952  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata viridicata (Vieillot, 1817)  
                                     Subspecies Myiopagis viridicata zuliae Zimmer & W. H. Phelps, 1955  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Myiopagis viridicata    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Myiopagis viridicata    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2005), website (version Jul-2005)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "LIST OF THE 2,037 BIRD SPECIES (WITH SCIENTIFIC AND ENGLISH NAMES) KNOWN FROM THE A.O.U. CHECK-LIST AREA" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-46), maintained at   
  Reference for: Myiopagis viridicata, Greenish Elaenia [English]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Elenia verdosa[Spanish]   
  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: Myiopagis viridicata   
  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: Myiopagis viridicata   
  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: Myiopagis viridicata, Greenish Elaenia [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Incidental  






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