Taxon profile


Leistes Vigors, 1825

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Icteridae - oropendolas, orioles and blackbirds »  subfamily Icterinae

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Leistes bellicosus (de Filippi, 1847) - Peruvian Meadowlark
species Leistes defilippii (Bonaparte, 1850) - Pampas Meadowlark
species Leistes loyca (Molina, 1782) - Long-tailed Meadowlark

Leistes loyca

species Leistes militaris (Linnaeus, 1758) - Red-breasted Blackbird
species Leistes superciliaris (Bonaparte, 1850) - White-browed Blackbird

Links and literature

EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Leistes Vigors, 1825]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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