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Acanthiza pusilla  (Shaw, 1790)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 558381

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Brown Thornbill [English]
  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  
                            FamilyAcanthizidae Bonaparte, 1854  
                               GenusAcanthiza Vigors & Horsfield, 1827  
                                  SpeciesAcanthiza pusilla (Shaw, 1790) – Brown Thornbill  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Acanthiza pusilla dawsonensis A. G. Campbell, 1922  
                                     Subspecies Acanthiza pusilla diemenensis Gould, 1838  
                                     Subspecies Acanthiza pusilla magnirostris A. J. Campbell, 1903  
                                     Subspecies Acanthiza pusilla pusilla (Shaw, 1790)  
                                     Subspecies Acanthiza pusilla zietzi North, 1904  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Acanthiza pusilla    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.12.18, website (version 18-Dec-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Acanthiza pusilla   
  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: Acanthiza pusilla, Brown Thornbill [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, E. C.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: John White's Journal of a voyage to new South Wales (London 1790): bibliogrpahic notes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Archives of Natural History, vol. 25, no. 1   
  Page(s): 109-130   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Acanthiza pusilla   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: It is believed that Shaw is the author of the birds in White's (1790) Journal of a voyage to new South Wales (Zoonomen 2011 and Nelson 1998)  



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