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Leucosticte tephrocotis  (Swainson, 1832)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 179215

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Grey-crowned Rosy Finch [English]
    Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch [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  
                            FamilyFringillidae Leach, 1820 – gros-becs, moineaux, roselins, Old World Finches, Finches, Hawaiian Honeycreepers  
                               GenusLeucosticte Swainson, 1832 – Rosy Finches  
                                  SpeciesLeucosticte tephrocotis (Swainson, 1832) – Grey-crowned Rosy Finch, Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis dawsoni Grinnell, 1913  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis griseonucha (von J. F. Brandt, 1842)  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis irvingi Feinstein, 1958  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis littoralis S. F. Baird, 1869  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis maxima W. S. Brooks, 1915  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis tephrocotis (Swainson, 1832)  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis umbrina Murie, 1944  
                                     Subspecies Leucosticte tephrocotis wallowa A. H. Miller, 1939  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Leucosticte tephrocotis    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Leucosticte tephrocotis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2007), website (version Jul-2007)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "List of the 2,046 Bird Species (With Scientific and English Names) Known From the A.O.U. Check-list Area" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-48), maintained at   
  Reference for: Leucosticte tephrocotis, Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch [English]   
  Source: Gill & Wright (2006) corrigenda/updates - 21-Sep-2007, website (version 1.1)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: Corrigenda & updates for "BIRDS OF THE WORLD Recommended English Names" available at   
  Reference for: Leucosticte tephrocotis, Grey-crowned Rosy Finch [English]   
  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: Leucosticte tephrocotis, Grey-crowned Rosy Finch [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Leucosticte tephrocotis   
  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: Leucosticte tephrocotis   
  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: Leucosticte tephrocotis, Grey-crowned Rosy Finch [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  



  Comment: Formerly included in L. arctoa  



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