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Carpodacus  Kaup, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 179185

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Erythrina C. L. Brehm, 1828
    Chaunoproctus Bonaparte, 1850
    Haematospiza Blyth, 1845
    Uragus Keyserling & J. H. Blasius, 1840
    Kozlowia Bianchi, 1907
  Common Name(s): Purple Finches [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 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  
                               GenusCarpodacus Kaup, 1829 – Purple Finches  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Carpodacus davidianus Milne-Edwards, 1865 – Chinese Beautiful Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus dubius Przewalski, 1876 – Chinese White-browed Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus edwardsii J. Verreaux, 1871 – Dark-rumped Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus erythrinus (Pallas, 1770) – Common Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus ferreorostris (Vigors, 1829) – Bonin Grosbeak 
                                  Species Carpodacus formosanus Ogilvie-Grant, 1911 – Taiwan Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus grandis Blyth, 1849 – Blyth's Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus pulcherrimus (F. Moore, 1856) – Beautiful Rosefinch, Himalayan Beautiful Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus puniceus (Blyth, 1845) – Red-fronted Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus rhodochlamys (von J. F. Brandt, 1843) – Red-mantled Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus roborowskii (Przewalski, 1887) – Tibetan Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus rodochroa (Vigors, 1831) – Pink-browed Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus rodopeplus (Vigors, 1831) – Spot-winged Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus roseus (Pallas, 1776) – Pallas's Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus rubicilla (Güldenstädt, 1775) – Great Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus rubicilloides Przewalski, 1876 – Streaked Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus sibiricus (Pallas, 1773) – Long-tailed Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus sipahi (Hodgson, 1836) – Scarlet Finch 
                                  Species Carpodacus stoliczkae (Hume, 1874) – Pale Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus subhimachalus (Hodgson, 1836) – Crimson-browed Finch 
                                  Species Carpodacus synoicus (Temminck, 1825) – Sinai Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus thura Bonaparte & Schlegel, 1850 – White-browed Rosefinch, Himalayan White-browed Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus trifasciatus J. Verreaux, 1871 – Three-banded Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus verreauxii (David & Oustalet, 1877) – Sharpe's Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus vinaceus J. Verreaux, 1871 – Vinaceous Rosefinch 
                                  Species Carpodacus waltoni (Sharpe, 1905) – Pink-rumped Rosefinch 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Carpodacus    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Carpodacus    
  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: Carpodacus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Carpodacus   
  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: Carpodacus   
  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: Carpodacus, Purple Finches [English]   

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