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Diglossa  Wagler, 1832
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557624

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Diglossopis P. L. Sclater, 1856
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyThraupidae  – Tanagers  
                               GenusDiglossa Wagler, 1832  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Diglossa albilatera Lafresnaye, 1843 – White-sided Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa baritula Wagler, 1832 – Picaflor canelo, Cinnamon-bellied Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa brunneiventris Lafresnaye, 1846 – Black-throated Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa caerulescens (P. L. Sclater, 1856) – Bluish Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa carbonaria (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1838) – Grey-bellied Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa cyanea (Lafresnaye, 1840) – Masked Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa duidae Chapman, 1929 – Scaled Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa glauca P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1876 – Golden-eyed Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa gloriosa P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1871 – Merida Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa gloriosissima Chapman, 1912 – Chestnut-bellied Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa humeralis (Fraser, 1840) – Black Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa indigotica P. L. Sclater, 1856 – Indigo Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa lafresnayii (Boissonneau, 1840) – Glossy Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa major Cabanis, 1849 – Greater Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa mystacalis Lafresnaye, 1846 – Moustached Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa plumbea Cabanis, 1861 – Slaty Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa sittoides (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1838) – Rusty Flowerpiercer 
                                  Species Diglossa venezuelensis Chapman, 1925 – Venezuelan Flowerpiercer 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Diglossa    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 5.3), website (version 5.3)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2015. IOC World Bird List (v 5.3). Available at [Accessed 04 September, 2015]   
  Reference for: Diglossa   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2015.02.01, website (version 01-Feb-15)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: 'Zoonomen Nomenclatural data' maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Diglossa   
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