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Category:Aegithinidae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Aegithinidae

Description

One genus with 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.

Taxonomy

This is a monotypic family in the order Passeriformes.


Family Aegithinidae viewedit

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

References

  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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