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Melidectes  P. L. Sclater, 1874
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557885

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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: 2006   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyMeliphagidae  – Honeyeaters  
                               GenusMelidectes P. L. Sclater, 1874  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesMelidectes belfordi (De Vis, 1890) – Belford's Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes foersteri (Rothschild & Hartert, 1911) – Huon Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes fuscus (De Vis, 1897) – Sooty Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes leucostephes (A. B. Meyer, 1874) – White-capped Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes nouhuysi (Oort, 1910) – Short-bearded Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes ochromelas (A. B. Meyer, 1874) – Cinnamon-browed Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes princeps Mayr & Gilliard, 1951 – Long-bearded Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes rufocrissalis (Reichenow, 1915) – Yellow-browed Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes torquatus P. L. Sclater, 1874 – Ornate Honeyeater 
                                  SpeciesMelidectes whitemanensis (Gilliard, 1960) – Gilliard's Honeyeater 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Melidectes    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Melidectes   
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