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Geothlypis  Cabanis, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 178943

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Yellowthroats [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyParulidae  – New World Warblers, Wood-Warblers  
                               GenusGeothlypis Cabanis, 1847 – Yellowthroats  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Geothlypis aequinoctialis (J. F. Gmelin, 1789) – Masked Yellowthroat, Paruline équatoriale 
                                  Species Geothlypis auricularis Salvin, 1883 – Black-lored Yellowthroat 
                                  Species Geothlypis beldingi Ridgway, 1882 – Mascarita peninsular, Belding's Yellowthroat, Paruline de Belding 
                                  Species Geothlypis chiriquensis Salvin, 1872 – Chiriqui Yellowthroat 
                                  Species Geothlypis flavovelata Ridgway, 1896 – Mascarita de Altamira, Altamira Yellowthroat, Paruline à couronne jaune 
                                  Species Geothlypis formosa (A. Wilson, 1811) – Kentucky Warbler, Paruline du Kentucky 
                                  Species Geothlypis nelsoni Richmond, 1900 – Mascarita matorralera, Hooded Yellowthroat, Paruline de Nelson 
                                  Species Geothlypis philadelphia (A. Wilson, 1810) – Paruline triste, Mourning Warbler 
                                  Species Geothlypis poliocephala S. F. Baird, 1865 – Gray-crowned Yellowthroat, Mascarita pico grueso, Paruline à calotte grise, Grey-crowned Yellowthroat 
                                  Species Geothlypis rostrata H. Bryant, 1867 – Bahama Yellowthroat, Paruline des Bahamas 
                                  Species Geothlypis semiflava P. L. Sclater, 1860 – Olive-crowned Yellowthroat, Paruline des bambous 
                                  Species Geothlypis speciosa P. L. Sclater, 1859 – Mascarita transvolcánica, Black-polled Yellowthroat, Paruline à face noire 
                                  Species Geothlypis tolmiei (J. K. Townsend, 1839) – MacGillivray's Warbler, Paruline des buissons 
                                  Species Geothlypis trichas (Linnaeus, 1766) – Mascarita común, Common Yellowthroat, Paruline masquée 
                                  Species Geothlypis velata (Vieillot, 1809) – Southern Yellowthroat 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Geothlypis    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Geothlypis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 4.3), website (version 4.3)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2014. IOC World Bird List (v 4.3). Available at [Accessed 11 September, 2014]   
  Reference for: Geothlypis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Geothlypis   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2007.09.18, website (version 18-Sep-07)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Geothlypis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Geothlypis, Yellowthroats [English]   

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