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Aethopyga nipalensis  (Hodgson, 1836)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 558461

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Green-tailed Sunbird [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyNectariniidae Vigors, 1825  
                               GenusAethopyga Cabanis, 1850  
                                  SpeciesAethopyga nipalensis (Hodgson, 1836) – Green-tailed Sunbird  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis angkanensis Riley, 1929  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis australis Robinson & Kloss, 1923  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis blanci Delacour & Greenway, 1939  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis ezrai Delacour, 1926  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis horsfieldi (Blyth, 1843)  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis karenensis Ticehurst, 1939  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis koelzi Ripley, 1948  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis nipalensis (Hodgson, 1836)  
                                     Subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis victoriae Rippon, 1904  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Aethopyga nipalensis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.12.26, website (version 26-Dec-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Aethopyga nipalensis   
  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: Aethopyga nipalensis, Green-tailed Sunbird [English]   

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