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Artemisiospiza belli  (Cassin, 1850)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 997724

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Amphispiza belli (Cassin, 1850)
  Common Name(s): Bell's Sparrow [English]
    Zacatonero de artemisa [Spanish]
    Sage Sparrow [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyEmberizidae  – Emberizid Finches, American Sparrows, Towhees, Buntings, New World Sparrows  
                               GenusArtemisiospiza Klicka & Banks, 2011  
                                  SpeciesArtemisiospiza belli (Cassin, 1850) – Bell's Sparrow, Zacatonero de artemisa, Sage Sparrow  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Artemisiospiza belli belli (Cassin, 1850)  
                                     Subspecies Artemisiospiza belli canescens (Grinnell, 1905) – Saltbush Sparrow 
                                     Subspecies Artemisiospiza belli cinerea (C. H. Townsend, 1890)  
                                     Subspecies Artemisiospiza belli clementeae (Ridgway, 1898) – San Clemente Sage Sparrow 

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  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: Artemisiospiza belli, Bell's Sparrow [English]   
  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: Artemisiospiza belli   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  



  Comment: Change English name of A. belli to Bell's Sparrow with transfer of 'Sage Sparrow' to A. nevadensis (IOC List v5.3)  



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