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Colius  Brisson, 1760
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553620

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderColiiformes  – mousebirds, Colies  
                            FamilyColiidae  – Mousebirds  
                               GenusColius Brisson, 1760  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesColius castanotus J. Verreaux & É. Verreaux, 1855 – Red-backed Mousebird, rabo-de-junco-de-dorso-vermelho, Pájaro ratón dorsirrojo, Coliou ŕ dos marron 
                                  SpeciesColius colius (Linnaeus, 1766) – White-backed Mousebird, rabo-de-junco-de-dorso-branco, Pájaro ratón dorsiblanco, Coliou ŕ dos blanc 
                                  SpeciesColius leucocephalus Reichenow, 1879 – White-headed Mousebird, Coliou ŕ tęte blanche, Pájaro ratón cabeciblanco 
                                  SpeciesColius striatus J. F. Gmelin, 1789 – Speckled Mousebird, Pájaro ratón común, rabo-de-junco-de-peito-barrado, Coliou rayé 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Colius    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (version 12.1), website (version 12.1)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Gill, F., D. Donsker, and P. Rasmussen, eds. 2022. IOC World Bird List (v 12.1). Available at [Accessed 21 Jan, 2022]   
  Reference for: Colius   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.03.27, website (version 27-Mar-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen Nomenclatural data maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Colius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dickinson, Edward C., ed.   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): 1039   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-11701-2   
  Reference for: Colius   

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