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Hylocharis leucotis leucotis  (Vieillot, 1818)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178071

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Basilinna leucotis leucotis (Vieillot, 1818)
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyTrochilidae  – Hummingbirds, oiseaux-mouches  
                                  GenusHylocharis Boie, 1831  
                                     SpeciesHylocharis leucotis (Vieillot, 1818) – White-eared Hummingbird, Zafiro oreja blanca  
                                        SubspeciesHylocharis leucotis leucotis (Vieillot, 1818)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hylocharis leucotis leucotis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): American Ornithologists' Union  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Forty-fifth supplement to the American Ornithologists' Union Check-list of North American birds   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Auk, vol. 121, no. 3   
  Page(s): 985-995   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0004-8038   
  Reference for: Hylocharis leucotis leucotis   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  



  Comment: AOU supplement 45 (2004) states that a taxonomic proposal has been submitted to separate Basilinna Boie, 1831 (TSN 693124) from Hylocharis Boie, 1831 (TSN 178067), but the committee has not yet accepted this proposal. Trochilus leucotis Vieillot is the type species of Basilinna Boie  



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