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Passerella schistacea  S. F. Baird, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 997721

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Slate-colored Fox Sparrow [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  
                            FamilyEmberizidae  – Emberizid Finches, American Sparrows, Towhees, Buntings, New World Sparrows  
                               GenusPasserella Swainson, 1837 – Fox Sparrows  
                                  SpeciesPasserella schistacea S. F. Baird, 1858 – Slate-colored Fox Sparrow  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Passerella schistacea altivagans Riley, 1911  
                                     Subspecies Passerella schistacea canescens Swarth, 1918  
                                     Subspecies Passerella schistacea olivacea Aldrich, 1943  
                                     Subspecies Passerella schistacea schistacea S. F. Baird, 1858  
                                     Subspecies Passerella schistacea swarthi Behle & Selander, 1951  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 5.3), website (version 5.3)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2015. IOC World Bird List (v 5.3). Available at [Accessed 04 September, 2015]   
  Reference for: Passerella schistacea, Slate-colored Fox Sparrow [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Baird, Spencer F., John Cassin, and George N. Lawrence  
  Publication Date: 1858   
  Article/Chapter Title: General Report upon the Zoology of the Several Pacific Railroad Routes. Birds   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, vol. 9, part 2   
  Page(s): LVI + 1005   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  






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