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Poospiza  Cabanis, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 558099

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Compsospiza Berlepsch, 1893
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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: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyThraupidae  – Tanagers  
                               GenusPoospiza Cabanis, 1847  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Poospiza baeri (Oustalet, 1904) – Tucuman Mountain Finch, Chipiu du Tucuman, Monterita de Tucumán, Tucuman Mountain-finch 
                                  Species Poospiza boliviana Sharpe, 1888 – Bolivian Warbling Finch, Chipiu de Bolivie, Monterita boliviana, Bolivian Warbling-finch 
                                  Species Poospiza garleppi (Berlepsch, 1893) – Cochabamba Mountain Finch, Chipiu de Cochabamba, Monterita de Cochabamba, Cochabamba Mountain-finch 
                                  Species Poospiza goeringi (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1871) – Slaty-backed Hemispingus, Chipiu de Goering, Hemispingo dorsigrís 
                                  Species Poospiza hispaniolensis Bonaparte, 1850 – Collared Warbling Finch, Chipiu à col noir, Monterita collareja, Collared Warbling-finch 
                                  Species Poospiza nigrorufa (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837) – Black-and-rufous Warbling Finch, Chipiu noiroux, Monterita sietevestidos pampera, quem-te-vestiu, Black-and-rufous Warbling-finch 
                                  Species Poospiza ornata (Landbeck, 1865) – Cinnamon Warbling Finch, Chipiu cannelle, Monterita canela, Cinnamon Warbling-finch 
                                  Species Poospiza rubecula Salvin, 1895 – Rufous-breasted Warbling Finch, Chipiu rougegorge, Monterita pechirrufa, Rufous-breasted Warbling-finch 
                                  Species Poospiza rufosuperciliaris (Blake & Hocking, 1974) – Rufous-browed Hemispingus, Chipiu à sourcils fauves, Hemispingo cejirrufo 
                                  Species Poospiza whitii P. L. Sclater, 1883 – Black-and-chestnut Warbling Finch, Chipiu noiron, Monterita sietevestidos andina, Black-and-chestnut Warbling-finch 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Poospiza    
  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: Poospiza   
  Source: IOC World Bird List (version 12.1), website (version 12.1)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Gill, F., D. Donsker, and P. Rasmussen, eds. 2022. IOC World Bird List (v 12.1). Available at [Accessed 21 Jan, 2022]   
  Reference for: Poospiza   
  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: Poospiza   
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