Taxon profile


Nectariniidae Vigors, 1825

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds

Scientific synonyms

Nectarinidae Vigors, 1825

Included taxa

Number of records: 16

genus Aethopyga Cabanis, 1850
genus Anabathmis Reichenow, 1905
genus Anthobaphes Cabanis, 1850
genus Anthreptes Swainson, 1832
genus Arachnothera Temminck, 1826
genus Chalcomitra Reichenbach, 1853
genus Chalcoparia Cabanis, 1850
genus Cinnyris Cuvier, 1816
genus Cyanomitra Reichenbach, 1853
genus Deleornis Wolters, 1977
genus Drepanorhynchus Fischer & Reichenow, 1884
genus Dreptes Reichenow, 1914
genus Hedydipna Cabanis, 1850
genus Hypogramma Reichenbach, 1853
genus Leptocoma Cabanis, 1850
genus Nectarinia Illiger, 1811

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [777101fe-2b54-4498-beee-26e087391074]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Nectariniidae Vigors, 1825]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Nectariniidae]
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Nectariniidae Vigors, 1825]
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [] [as Nectariniidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.