Taxon profile


old world sparrows and snowfinches
Passeridae Rafinesque, 1815

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


Functions restricted to taxon Passeridae

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

genus Carpospiza von Muller, 1854
genus Montifringilla Brehm, 1828
genus Passer Brisson, 1760
genus Petronia Kaup, 1829

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [935013f0-3ef0-426d-987b-14281bf0dac7]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Passeridae Rafinesque, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 31 January 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Passeridae]
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Passeridae Rafinesque, 1815]
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [] [as Passeridae]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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