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Prinia  Horsfield, 1821
Taxonomic Serial No.: 558104

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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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyCisticolidae Sundevall, 1872  
                               GenusPrinia Horsfield, 1821  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Prinia atrogularis (Moore, 1854) – Hill Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia bairdii (Cassin, 1855) – Banded Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia buchanani Blyth, 1844 – Rufous-fronted Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia cinereocapilla Moore, 1854 – Grey-crowned Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia crinigera Hodgson, 1836  
                                  Species Prinia familiaris Horsfield, 1821 – Bar-winged Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia flavicans (Vieillot, 1821) – Black-chested Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia flaviventris (Delessert, 1840) – Yellow-bellied Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia fluviatilis Chappuis, 1974 – River Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia gracilis (Lichtenstein, 1823) – Graceful Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia hodgsonii Blyth, 1844 – Grey-breasted Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia hypoxantha (Sharpe, 1877)  
                                  Species Prinia inornata Sykes, 1832 – Plain Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia maculosa (Boddaert, 1783) – Karoo Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia melanops (Reichenow & Neumann, 1895) – Black-faced Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia molleri Bocage, 1887 – Sao Tome Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia polychroa (Temminck, 1828) – Brown Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia rufescens Blyth, 1847 – Rufescent Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia socialis Sykes, 1832 – Ashy Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia somalica (Elliot, 1897) – Pale Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia subflava (Gmelin, 1789) – Tawny-flanked Prinia 
                                  Species Prinia superciliaris (Anderson, 1871)  
                                  Species Prinia sylvatica Jerdon, 1840 – Jungle Prinia 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Prinia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2012.01.05, website (version 05-Jan-12)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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