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Cinnyris asiaticus  (Latham, 1790)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 916460

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Nectarinia asiatica (Latham, 1790)
  Common Name(s): Purple Sunbird [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  
                            FamilyNectariniidae Vigors, 1825  
                               GenusCinnyris Cuvier, 1816  
                                  SpeciesCinnyris asiaticus (Latham, 1790) – Purple Sunbird  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Cinnyris asiaticus asiaticus (Latham, 1790)  
                                     Subspecies Cinnyris asiaticus brevirostris (Blanford, 1873)  
                                     Subspecies Cinnyris asiaticus intermedius (Hume, 1870)  

  Reference for:    
  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: Cinnyris asiaticus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): del Hoyo, Josep, Andrew Elliot, and David Christie, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Birds of the World. Vol. 13. Penduline-tits to Shrikes   
  Page(s): 879   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-84-96553-45   
  Reference for: Cinnyris asiaticus, Purple Sunbird [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    Southern Asia  






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