Taxon profile


cisticolas and allies
Sylviidae Leach, 1820

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

Scientific synonyms

incl. Cisticolidae Sundevall, 1872
Cisticolinae Sundevall, 1872

Other names

= sylviid babblers, parrotbills and myzornis



Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subfamily Sylviinae

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [705b41b3-7abd-443e-9db3-7e1a6c33778d]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Cisticolidae Sundevall, 1872]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Cisticolidae]
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Sylviidae]
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Sylviidae Leach, 1820]
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [] [as Sylviidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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