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Zosterops melanocephalus  G. R. Gray, 1862
Taxonomic Serial No.: 916881

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Speirops melanocephalus (G. R. Gray, 1862)
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyZosteropidae Bonaparte, 1853 – White-eyes  
                               GenusZosterops Vigors & Horsfield, 1827 – Lesser White-eyes  
                                  SpeciesZosterops melanocephalus G. R. Gray, 1862  
       

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  Source: IOC World Bird List, Master List v3.4, website (version 3.4)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2013. IOC World Bird List (v 3.4). Available at http://www.worldbirdnames.org [Accessed 20 August, 2013]   
  Reference for: Zosterops melanocephalus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Melo, Martim, Ben H. Warren, and Peter J. Jones   
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Rapid parallel evolution of aberrant traits in the diversification of the Gulf of Guinea white-eyes (Aves, Zosteropidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Ecology, vol. 20, issue 23   
  Page(s): 4953-4967   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0962-1083   
  Notes: doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05099.x   
  Reference for: Zosterops melanocephalus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Paynter, Raymond A., and Ernest Mayr,eds.   
  Publication Date: 1967   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check-list of Birds of the World, vol. 12   
  Page(s): ix + 495   
  Publisher: Museum of Comparative Zoology   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA   
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