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Sitta europaea  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 563018

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Eurasian Nuthatch [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  
                            FamilySittidae Lesson, 1828 – Nuthatches  
                               GenusSitta Linnaeus, 1758 – Nuthatches  
                                  SpeciesSitta europaea Linnaeus, 1758 – Eurasian Nuthatch  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea albifrons Taczanowski, 1882  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea amurensis Swinhoe, 1871  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea asiatica Gould, 1835  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea bedfordi Ogilvie-Grant, 1909  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea caesia Wolf, 1810  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea caucasica Reichenow, 1901  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea cisalpina Sachtleben, 1919  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea europaea Linnaeus, 1758  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea hispaniensis Witherby, 1913  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea levantina Hartert, 1905  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea persica Witherby, 1903  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea roseilia Bonaparte, 1850  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea rubiginosa Tschusi & Zarudny, 1905  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea seorsa Portenko, 1955  
                                     Subspecies Sitta europaea sinensis J. Verreaux, 1870  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Sitta europaea    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.12, website (version 12-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Sitta europaea   
  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: Sitta europaea, Eurasian Nuthatch [English]   

 Geographic Information
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