Taxon profile


White-breasted Nuthatch
Sitta carolinensis Latham, 1790

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Sittidae - nuthatches »  genus Sitta

IUCN category:Least Concern

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Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Sitta carolinensis aculeata Cassin, 1856
subspecies Sitta carolinensis alexandrae Grinnell, 1926
subspecies Sitta carolinensis carolinensis Latham, 1790
subspecies Sitta carolinensis lagunae Brewster, 1891
subspecies Sitta carolinensis mexicana Nelson & T. S. Palmer, 1894
subspecies Sitta carolinensis nelsoni Mearns, 1902
subspecies Sitta carolinensis tenuissima Grinnell, 1918

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Sitta carolinensis]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 5.1 [6895]

Bird Life [] [as Sitta carolinensis Latham, 1790]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Sitta carolinensis Latham, 1790]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Sitta carolinensis Latham, 1790]
Fenneman J. (2007): British Columbia Bird Checklist [as Sitta carolinensis]
Data retrieved on: 25 January 2009
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Sitta carolinensis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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