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Aethopyga nipalensis , male

Aethopyga nipalensis , male (*)

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Archosauromorpha
Cladus: Crurotarsi
Divisio: Archosauria
Subsectio: Ornithodira
Subtaxon: Dinosauromorpha
Cladus: Dinosauria
Ordo: Saurischia
Cladus: Eusaurischia
Cladus: Theropoda
Cladus: Neotheropoda
Infraclassis: Aves
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Passeri
Infraordo: Passerida
Superfamilia: Passeroidea

Familia: Nectariniidae
Genus: Aethopyga
Species: Aethopyga nipalensis
Subspecies: A. n. angkanensis - A. n. australis - A. n. blanci - A. n. ezrai - A. n. horsfieldi - A. n. karenensis - A. n. koelzi - A. n. nipalensis - A. n. victoriae

Aethopyga nipalensis (Hodgson, 1836)

Aethopyga nipalensis , female

Aethopyga nipalensis , female (*)


The India Review and Jounal of Foreign Science and the Arts 1 p. 273
Vernacular names
English: Green-tailed Sunbird
ไทย: นกกินปลีหางยาวเขียว

The green-tailed sunbird (Aethopyga nipalensis) or Nepal yellow-backed sunbird is a species of bird in the family Nectariniidae.

It is found in Nepal the northern regions of the Indian subcontinent, stretching eastwards into parts of Southeast Asia.

Its natural habitats are temperate forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. In southeast Szechwan and Yunnan, it lives in open mountain woods with moss-covered trees, from 1825 to 3350 meters elevation.

BirdLife International (2016). "Aethopyga nipalensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22718081A94565721. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22718081A94565721.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.

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