Taxon profile


Green-tailed Sunbird
Aethopyga nipalensis (Hodgson, 1836)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Nectariniidae - sunbirds »  genus Aethopyga

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis angkanensis Riley, 1929
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis australis Robinson & Kloss, 1923
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis blanci Delacour & Greenway, 1939
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis ezrai Delacour, 1926
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis horsfieldi (Blyth, 1843)
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis karenensis Ticehurst, 1939
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis koelzi Ripley, 1948
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis nipalensis (Hodgson, 1836)
subspecies Aethopyga nipalensis victoriae Rippon, 1904

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22718081]

Bird Life [] [as Aethopyga nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22718081]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Aethopyga nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [60081]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Aethopyga nipalensis Hodgson, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Aethopyga nipalensis (Hodgson, 1836)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Aethopyga nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Aethopyga nipalensis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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