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Haemorhous mexicanus  (P. L. Statius Müller, 1776)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 997805

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Carpodacus mexicanus (P. L. Statius Müller, 1776)
  Common Name(s): House Finch [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  
                            FamilyFringillidae Leach, 1820 – gros-becs, moineaux, roselins, Old World Finches, Finches, Hawaiian Honeycreepers  
                               GenusHaemorhous Swainson, 1837  
                                  SpeciesHaemorhous mexicanus (P. L. Statius Müller, 1776) – House Finch  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus amplus (Ridgway, 1876)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus centralis (R. T. Moore, 1937)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus clementis (Mearns, 1898)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus coccineus (R. T. Moore, 1939)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus frontalis (Say, 1822)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus griscomi (R. T. Moore, 1939)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus mcgregori (Anthony, 1897)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus mexicanus (P. L. Statius Müller, 1776)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus potosinus (Griscom, 1928)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus roseipectus (Sharpe, 1888)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus ruberrimus (Ridgway, 1887)  
                                     Subspecies Haemorhous mexicanus sonoriensis (Ridgway, 1901)  

  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: Haemorhous mexicanus, House Finch [English]   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2015.02.01, website (version 01-Feb-15)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: 'Zoonomen Nomenclatural data' maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Haemorhous mexicanus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): West, George C.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A Birder's Guide to Alaska   
  Page(s): 662   
  Publisher: American Birding Association   
  Publication Place: Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-878788-48-5   
  Reference for: Haemorhous mexicanus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Incidental  
    Canada, Native & Introduced  
    Continental US, Native & Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
    Mexico, Native  






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