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Dicaeum  Cuvier, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557622

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyDicaeidae Bonaparte, 1853  
                               GenusDicaeum Cuvier, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesDicaeum aeneum Pucheran, 1853 – Midget Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum aeruginosum (Bourns & Worcester, 1894) – Striped Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum agile (Tickell, 1833) – Thick-billed Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum annae (Büttikofer, 1894) – Golden-rumped Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum anthonyi (McGregor, 1914) – Flame-crowned Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum aureolimbatum (Wallace, 1865) – Yellow-sided Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum australe (Hermann, 1783) – Red-keeled Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum bicolor (Bourns & Worcester, 1894) – Bicolored Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum celebicum S. Muller, 1843 – Grey-sided Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum chrysorrheum Temminck, 1829 – Yellow-vented Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum concolor Jerdon, 1840 – Plain Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum cruentatum (Linnaeus, 1758) – Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum erythrorhynchos (Latham, 1790) – Pale-billed Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum erythrothorax Lesson, 1828 – Flame-breasted Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum everetti (Sharpe, 1877) – Brown-backed Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum eximium P. L. Sclater, 1877 – Red-banded Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum geelvinkianum A. B. Meyer, 1874 – Red-capped Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum haematostictum Sharpe, 1876  
                                  SpeciesDicaeum hirundinaceum (Shaw, 1792) – Mistletoebird 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum hypoleucum Sharpe, 1876 – Buzzing Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum igniferum Wallace, 1864 – Black-fronted Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum ignipectus (Blyth, 1843) – Fire-breasted Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum maugei Lesson, 1830 – Blue-cheeked Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum melanozanthum (Blyth, 1843) – Yellow-bellied Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum minullum Swinhoe, 1870  
                                  SpeciesDicaeum monticolum Sharpe, 1887 – Black-sided Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum nehrkorni W. Blasius, 1886 – Crimson-crowned Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum nigrilore Hartert, 1904 – Olive-capped Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum nitidum Tristram, 1889 – Louisiade Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum pectorale S. Muller, 1843 – Olive-crowned Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum proprium Ripley & Rabor, 1966 – Whiskered Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum pygmaeum (Kittlitz, 1833) – Pygmy Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum quadricolor (Tweeddale, 1878) – Cebu Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum retrocinctum Gould, 1872 – Scarlet-collared Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum sanguinolentum Temminck, 1829 – Blood-breasted Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum schistaceiceps G. R. Gray, 1861  
                                  SpeciesDicaeum trigonostigma (Scopoli, 1786) – Orange-bellied Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum tristrami Sharpe, 1884 – White-mottled Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum trochileum (Sparrman, 1789) – Scarlet-headed Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum vincens (P. L. Sclater, 1872) – Legge's Flowerpecker 
                                  SpeciesDicaeum virescens Hume, 1873  
                                  SpeciesDicaeum vulneratum Wallace, 1863 – Ashy Flowerpecker 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.04, website (version 04-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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