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Category:Aegithina - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Aegithina


The four Ioras from south and south-east Asia.
Ioras are small passerines with a mostly yellow-green and black plumage.
They are sexually dimorphic.


Aegithina is the only genus in the family Aegithinidae.

Genus Aegithina viewedit
A. tiphia Common Iora
A. nigrolutea Marshall's Iora
A. viridissima Green Iora
A. lafresnayei Great Iora


  1. Clements, JF. 2011. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to August 2011. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/downloadable-clements-checklist
  2. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliot, and D Christie, eds. 2005. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 10: Cuckoo-Shrikes to Thrushes. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8487334726

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Pages in category ‘Aegithina’

The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total.