Melopyrrha violacea

Melopyrrha violacea, Sierra de Bahoruco National Park, Dominican Republic
Melopyrrha violacea - distribution map

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Passeroidea 

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: Theropoda
Cladus: Neotheropoda
Infraclassis: Aves
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Passeri
Infraordo: Passerida
Superfamilia: Passeroidea

Familia: Thraupidae
Genus: Melopyrrha
Species: Melopyrrha violacea
Subscpecies: M. v. affinis – M. v. maurella – M. v. parishi – M. v. ruficollis – M. v. violacea

NameEdit

Melopyrrha violacea (Linnaeus, 1758)

  • Type locality: America = Bahamas Islands

SynonymsEdit

  • Loxia violacea (protonym)
  • Loxigilla violacea (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Pyrrhulagra violacea (Linnaeus, 1758) [acc. Burns, Unitt & Mason (2016); Birdlife]

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Greater Antillean Bullfinch
español: Semillero prieto
français: Sporophile petit-coq
português: Loxigilla violacea
svenska: Större antillfink
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