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Cisticola  Kaup, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557545

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyCisticolidae Sundevall, 1872  
                               GenusCisticola Kaup, 1829  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Cisticola aberdare Lynes, 1930 – Aberdare Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola aberrans (A. Smith, 1843) – Lazy Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola angusticauda Reichenow, 1891 – Long-tailed Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola anonymus (J. W. von Müller, 1855) – Chattering Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola aridulus Witherby, 1900 – Desert Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola ayresii Hartlaub, 1863 – Wing-snapping Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola bodessa Mearns, 1913 – Boran Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola brachypterus (Sharpe, 1870) – Short-winged Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola brunnescens Heuglin, 1862 – Pectoral-patch Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola bulliens Lynes, 1930 – Bubbling Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola cantans (Heuglin, 1869) – Singing Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola carruthersi Ogilvie-Grant, 1909 – Carruthers's Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola cherina (A. Smith, 1843)  
                                  Species Cisticola chiniana (A. Smith, 1843)  
                                  Species Cisticola chubbi Sharpe, 1892 – Chubb's Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola cinereolus Salvadori, 1888 – Ashy Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola cinnamomeus Reichenow, 1904  
                                  Species Cisticola dambo Lynes, 1931 – Dambo Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola distinctus Lynes, 1930 – Lynes's Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola emini Reichenow, 1892 – Rock-loving Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola erythrops (Hartlaub, 1857) – Red-faced Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola exilis (Vigors & Horsfield, 1827) – Golden-headed Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola eximius (Heuglin, 1869) – Black-backed Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola fulvicapilla (Vieillot, 1817)  
                                  Species Cisticola galactotes (Temminck, 1821) – Rufous-winged Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola guinea Lynes, 1930  
                                  Species Cisticola haematocephalus Cabanis, 1868  
                                  Species Cisticola haesitatus (P. L. Sclater & Hartlaub, 1881) – Socotra Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola hunteri Shelley, 1889 – Hunter's Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola juncidis (Rafinesque, 1810) – Zitting Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola lais (Hartlaub & Finsch, 1870) – Wailing Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola lateralis (Fraser, 1843) – Whistling Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola lepe Lynes, 1930 – Lepe Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola luapula Lynes, 1933  
                                  Species Cisticola lugubris (Rüppell, 1840)  
                                  Species Cisticola marginatus (Heuglin, 1869)  
                                  Species Cisticola melanurus (Cabanis, 1882) – Black-tailed Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola nana Fischer & Reichenow, 1884  
                                  Species Cisticola natalensis (A. Smith, 1843) – Croaking Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola nigriloris Shelley, 1897 – Black-lored Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola njombe Lynes, 1933 – Churring Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola pipiens Lynes, 1930 – Chirping Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola restrictus Traylor, 1967 – Tana River Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola robustus (Rüppell, 1845) – Stout Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola ruficeps (Cretzschmar, 1830) – Red-pate Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola rufilatus (Hartlaub, 1870) – Tinkling Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola rufus (Fraser, 1843) – Rufous Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola subruficapilla (A. Smith, 1843)  
                                  Species Cisticola textrix (Vieillot, 1817) – Cloud Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola tinniens (Lichtenstein, 1842) – Levaillant's Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola troglodytes (Antinori, 1864) – Foxy Cisticola 
                                  Species Cisticola woosnami Ogilvie-Grant, 1908 – Trilling Cisticola 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Cisticola    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2012.01.05, website (version 05-Jan-12)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net   
  Reference for: Cisticola   
       
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