Zoonomen

Zoological Nomenclature Resource


Zoological nomenclature data:

Birds of the World -- current valid scientific avian names.

IOC World Bird List.
Sibley&Monroe; AOU Checklist (7th Ed.) with supplements; Howard & Moore Checklist 3rd Ed. with Corrigenda; and additional current literature.
Subspecies follow Handbook Birds of the World (as available), Howard & Moore Checklist 3rd Ed., and additional current literature.
Subspecies listed in alphabetical order within species.
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Richmond Index images -- Genus group names
Richmond Index images -- species group level names (species & subspecies)
Birds of the World -- historical analysis of taxonomic activity.
Under construction

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POB 1999
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