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Leiothrix argentauris

Leiothrix argentauris

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Passeri
Parvordo: Passerida
Superfamilia: Sylvioidea
Familia: Timaliidae
Genus: Leiothrix
Species: Leiothrix argentauris
Subspecies: L. a. argentauris - L. a. aureigularis - L. a. cunhaci - L. a. galbana - L. a. laurinae - L. a. ricketti - L. a. rookmakeri - L. a. rubrogularis - L. a. tahanensis - L. a. vernayi


Leiothrix argentauris (Hodgson, 1837)

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The India Review and Journal of Foreign Science and the Arts. 2 p.88

The Silver-eared Mesia (Leiothrix argentauris) is a species of bird in the Timaliidae family. It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam.[1]


1. ^ Phillipps, Reginald (1903). "The silver-eared mesia Mesia argentauris". Avicultural Magazine 1 (12): 379–390. http://www.archive.org/stream/aviculturalmagaz01avic#page/379/mode/1up.

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* BirdLife International 2004. Leiothrix argentauris. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 26 July 2007.
* Collar, N. J. & Robson C. 2007. Family Timaliidae (Babblers) Pp. 70 – 291 in; del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. Handbook of the Birds of the World, Vol. 12. Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

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