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Taxonomy Version 2

TAXONOMY UPDATES – v2.11 (Jan 2, 2012)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.11) Code Reference
57 Psittacula echo Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques TAX Cheke & Hume 2008, BLI. Conspecific with the extinct Reunion form whose scientific name has priority.
66 Strix sartori Mexican Barred Owl Strix sartorii ERR CORRECT spelling of species name on Master Lists
153 Cettia canturians Manchurian Bush Warbler Horornis borealis PHY, TAX Manchurian Bush Warbler is restricted to borealis; Ssp canturians is treated here as a subspecies of H. diphone. An alternative treatment would be to lump borealis with diphone until relationships of the members of this complex are sorted out genetically (Alström et al. 2011b). See Rasmussen & Anderton 2005, BLI re original split of Cettia canturians, including borealis from C. diphone.
208 Poospiza hypochondria Rufous-sided Warbling Finch Poospiza hypocondria TAX Zoonomen, IBC. Original spelling. hypochondria is an unjustified emendation.
208 Piezorhina cinerea Cinereous Finch Piezorina cinerea TAX Zoonomen, IBC. Original spelling. Piezorhina is an unjustified emendation.
208 Sicalis uropygialis Bright-rumped Yellow Finch Sicalis uropigyalis TAX Zoonomen, IBC. Original spelling. uropygialis is an unjustified emendation.

ReviseD classification of Parulidae (2.11)

195 Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee Warbler Leiothlypis peregrina PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010
195 Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned Warbler Leiothlypis celata PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010
195 Oreothlypis crissalis Colima Warbler Leiothlypis crissalis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010
195 Oreothlypis luciae Lucy’s Warbler Leiothlypis luciae PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010
195 Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville Warbler Leiothlypis ruficapilla PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010
195 Oreothlypis virginiae Virginia’s Warbler Leiothlypis virginiae PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010
196 Oporornis tolmiei MacGillivray’s Warbler Geothlypis tolmiei PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
196 Oporornis philadelphia Mourning Warbler Geothlypis philadelphia PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
196 Oporornis formosus Kentucky Warbler Geothlypis formosa PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
195 Parula americana Northern Parula Setophaga americana PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
195 Parula pitiayumi Tropical Parula Setophaga pitiayumi PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
195 Dendroica spp (35) Various Setophaga spp PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Euthlypis lachrymosa Fan-tailed Warbler Basileuterus lachrymosus PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus luteoviridis Citrine Warbler Myiothlypis luteoviridis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus leucophrys White-striped Warbler Myiothlypis leucophrys PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus flaveolus Flavescent Warbler Myiothlypis flaveola PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus leucoblepharus White-rimmed Warbler Myiothlypis leucoblephara PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus signatus Pale-legged Warbler Myiothlypis signata PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus nigrocristatus Black-crested Warbler Myiothlypis nigrocristata PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus bivittatus Two-banded Warbler Myiothlypis bivittata PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus chrysogaster Cuzco Warbler Myiothlypis chrysogaster PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus chlorophrys Choco Warbler Myiothlypis chlorophrys PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus conspicillatus White-lored Warbler Myiothlypis conspicillata PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus cinereicollis Grey-throated Warbler Myiothlypis cinereicollis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus fraseri Grey-and-gold Warbler Myiothlypis fraseri PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus coronatus Russet-crowned Warbler Myiothlypis coronata PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Basileuterus griseiceps Grey-headed Warbler Myiothlypis griseiceps PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Phaeothlypis fulvicauda Buff-rumped Warbler Myiothlypis fulvicauda PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Phaeothlypis rivularis Riverbank Warbler Myiothlypis rivularis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Wilsonia citrina Hooded Warbler Setophaga citrina PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Wilsonia canadensis Canada Warbler Cardellina canadensis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Wilsonia pusilla Wilson’s Warbler Cardellina pusilla PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Ergaticus ruber Red Warbler Cardellina rubra PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Ergaticus versicolor Pink-headed Warbler Cardellina versicolor PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Microligea: Parulidae Green-tailed Warbler Microligea: Incertae sedis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Teretistris: Parulidae Yellow-headed Warbler Teretistris: Incertae sedis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011
197 Teretistris: Parulidae Oriente Warbler Teretistris: Incertae sedis PHY, TAX Lovette et al 2010, AOU 2011

Revised generic classification of locustellidae

152 Dromaeocercus brunneus Brown Emutail Bradypterus brunneus PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus mandelli Russet Bush Warbler Locustella mandelli PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus montis Javan Bush Warbler Locustella montis PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus alishanensis Taiwan Bush Warbler Locustella alishanensis PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus  kashmirensis West Himalayan Bush Warbler Locustella kashmirensis PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus  thoracicus Spotted Bush Warbler Locustella thoracica PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus davidi Baikal Bush Warbler Locustella davidi PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus castaneus Chestnut-backed Bush Warbler Locustella castanea PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus caudatus Long-tailed Bush Warbler Locustella caudata PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus major Long-billed Bush Warbler Locustella major PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus tacsanowskius Chinese Bush Warbler Locustella tacsanowskia PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus  luteoventris Brown Bush Warbler Locustella luteoventris PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus seebohmi Benguet Bush Warbler Locustella seebohmi PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus timorensis Timor Bush Warbler Locustella timorensis PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Bradypterus accentor Friendly Bush Warbler Locustella accentor PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Cincloramphus mathewsi Rufous Songlark Megalurus mathewsi PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Cincloramphus cruralis Brown Songlark Megalurus cruralis PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a
153 Eremiornis carteri Spinifexbird Megalurus carteri PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011a

Revised generic classification of CETTIidae

148 Scotocerca inquieta (Cettiidae) [Streaked] Scrub Warbler Incertae sedis; New Family #1? PHY, SEQ Alström et al. 2011c, Fregin et al, in press
152 Erythrocercus holochlorus (Cettiidae) Little Yellow Flycatcher Incertae sedis; New Family #2? PHY, SEQ Fregin et al, in press; cf Johansson et al 2008
152 Erythrocercus mccallii (Cettiidae) Chestnut-capped Flycatcher Incertae sedis; New Family #2? PHY, SEQ Fregin et al, in press; cf Johansson et al 2008
152 Erythrocercus livingstonei (Cettiidae) Livingstone’s Flycatcher Incertae sedis; New Family #2? PHY, SEQ Fregin et al, in press; cf Johansson et al 2008
153 Tesia castaneocoronata Chestnut-headed Tesia Cettia castaneocoronata PHY, SEQ Alström et al 2011b
153 Hemitesia neumanni Neumann’s Warbler Urosphena neumanni PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia pallidipes Pale-footed Bush Warbler Urosphena  pallidipes PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia seebohmi Philippine Bush Warbler Horornis seebohmi PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia diphone Japanese Bush Warbler Horornis diphone PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia canturians Manchurian Bush Warbler Horornis borealis PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia annae Palau Bush Warbler Horornis annae PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia carolinae Tanimbar Bush Warbler Horornis carolinae PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia parens Shade Bush Warbler Horornis parens PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia haddeni Bougainville Bush Warbler Horornis haddeni PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia ruficapilla Fiji Bush Warbler Horornis ruficapilla PHY,TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia fortipes Brown-flanked Bush Warbler Horornis fortipes PHY, TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia brunnescens Hume’s Bush Warbler Horornis brunnescens PHY, TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia acanthizoides Yellow-bellied Bush Warbler Horornis acanthizoides PHY, TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia vulcania Sunda Bush Warbler Horornis vulcanius PHY, TAX Alström et al 2011b
153 Cettia flavolivacea Aberrant Bush Warbler Horornis flavolivaceus PHY, TAX Alström et al 2011b
155 Hylia prasina (Cettiidae) Green Hyia Incertae sedis PHY, SEQ Fregin et al, in press
155 Pholidornis rushiae (Cettiidae) Tit Hylia Incertae sedis PHY, SEQ Fregin et al, in press
157 Graueria vittata (Cettiidae) Grauer’s Warbler Incertae sedis PHY, SEQ Fregin et al, in press

TAXONOMY UPDATES – v2.10 (OCT 18, 2011)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.10) Code Reference
25 Oceanites maorianus New Zealand Storm Petrel Fregetta maoriana PHY,TAX Robertson et al 2011; SEQ – move after Black-bellied Storm Petrel
26 Threskiornis molucca Australian White Ibis Threskiornis moluccus TAX David & Gosselin 2011
36 Leptoptilos crumeniferus Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumenifer TAX David & Gosselin 2011
38 Aramides cajanea Grey-necked Wood Rail Aramides cajaneus TAX David & Gosselin 2011
39 Porphyrio martinica Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus TAX David & Gosselin 2011
60 Amazona mercenaria Scaly-naped Amazon Amazona mercenarius TAX David & Gosselin 2011
66 Mimizuku gurneyi Giant Scops Owl Otus gurneyi PHY, TAX Miranda et al 2011
74 Chlorostilbon aureoventris Glittering-bellied Emerald Chlorostilbon lucidus TAX Pacheo and Whitney 2006, SACC 490
87 Pogoniulus coryphaeus Western Tinkerbird Pogoniulus coryphaea TAX David & Gosselin 2011
106 Frederickena unduligera Undulated Antshrike Frederickena unduliger TAX David & Gosselin 2011
116 Premnornis guttuligera Rusty-winged Barbtail Premnornis guttuliger TAX David & Gosselin 2011
127 Laniarius erlangeri Black (Somali) Boubou Laniarius nigerrimus TAX,SEQ erlangeri is a junior synonym of nigerrimus (Redman )
131 Turnagra capensis Piopio Oriole (Oriolidae) PHY,SEQ Johansson et al 2011, Zuccon & Ericson 2011; not bowerbird (Ptilonorhynchidae)
151 Calyptocichla serina Golden Greenbul Calyptocichla serinus TAX David & Gosselin 2011
163 Conostoma oemodium Great Parrotbill Conostoma aemodium TAX H&M Corrigenda 8
177 Cercomela fusca Brown Rock Chat Oenanthe fusca PHY, TAX Outlaw et al 2009; SEQ-move this sp and next to follow Blackstart
177 Cercomela familiaris Familiar Chat Oenanthe familiaris PHY, TAX Outlaw et al 2009, Sangster et al 2010
177 Cercomela scotocerca Brown-tailed Rock Chat Oenanthe scotocerca PHY, TAX Outlaw et al 2009
177 Cercomela dubia Sombre Rock Chat Oenanthe dubia PHY, TAX Outlaw et al 2009
177 Cercomela sinuata Sickle-winged Chat Emarginata sinuata PHY, TAX Outlaw et al 2009; SEQ-Insert Emarginata after Oenanthe
177 Cercomela schlegelii Karoo Chat Emarginata schlegelii PHY, TAX Outlaw et al 2009
177 Cercomela tractrac Tractrac Chat Emarginata tractrac PHY, TAX Outlaw et al 2009
193 Carduelis chloris European Greenfinch Chloris chloris PHY, TAX Sangster et al 2011, and refs therein
193 Carduelis sinica Grey-capped Greenfinch Chloris sinica PHY, TAX Sangster et al 2011, and refs therein
193 Carduelis spinoides Yellow-breasted Greenfinch Chloris spinoides PHY, TAX Sangster et al 2011, and refs therein
193 Carduelis monguilloti Vietnamese Greenfinch Chloris monguilloti PHY, TAX Sangster et al 2011, and refs therein
193 Carduelis ambigua Black-headed Greenfinch Chloris ambigua PHY, TAX Sangster et al 2011, and refs therein
201 Amphispiza belli Sage Sparrow Artemisiospiza belli TAX Klicka & Banks 2011

TAXONOMY UPDATES – v2.9 (July 10,2011)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.9) Code Reference
36 Eupodotis caerulescens Blue Korhaan Eupodotis coerulescens TAX Zoonomen, fide Normand David, OD confirmed
50 Geopelia maugei Barred Dove Geopelia maugeus TAX David et al 2010
67 Glaucidium castanonotum Chestnut-backed Owlet Glaucidium castanotum TAX Dickinson, Jones & David 2009
119 Malurus grayi Broad-billed Fairywren Chenorhamphus grayi TAX,PHY Driskell et al 2011
119 Malurus campbelli Campbell’s Fairywren Chenorhamphus campbelli TAX,PHY Driskell et al 2011
131 Eurocephalus rueppelli Northern White-crowned Shrike Eurocephalus ruppelli TAX Zoonomen. OD verified
138 Dendrocitta bayleyi Andaman Treepie Dendrocitta bayleii TAX Zoonomen, HBW 14
162 Heterophasia annectens Rufous-backed Sibia Heterophasia annectans TAX H&M 3rd
165 Speirops brunneus Fernando Po Speirops Zosterops brunneus PHY, TAX Melo et al 2011
165 Speirops leucophaeus Principe Speirops Zosterops leucophaeus PHY, TAX Melo et al 2011
165 Speirops lugubris Black-capped Speirops Zosterops lugubris PHY, TAX Melo et al 2011
165 Speirops melanocephalus Mount Cameroon Speirops Zosterops melanocephalus PHY, TAX Melo et al 2011
171 Zoothera schistacea Slaty-backed Thrush Geokichla schistacea TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera dumasi Buru Thrush Geokichla dumasi TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera joiceyi Seram Thrush Geokichla joiceyi TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera  interpres Chestnut-capped Thrush Geokichla  interpres TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera leucolaema Enggano Thrush Geokichla leucolaema TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera erythronota Red-backed Thrush Geokichlaerythronota TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera mendeni Red-and-black Thrush Geokichla mendeni TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera dohertyi Chestnut-backed Thrush Geokichla dohertyi TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera wardii Pied Thrush Geokichla wardii TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera cinerea Ashy Thrush Geokichla cinerea TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera peronii Orange-sided Thrush Geokichla peronii TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera citrina Orange-headed Thrush Geokichla citrina TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera sibirica Siberian Thrush Geokichla sibirica TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera piaggiae Abyssinian Ground Thrush Geokichla piaggiae TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera crossleyi Crossley’s Ground Thrush Geokichla crossleyi TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera gurneyi Orange Ground Thrush Geokichla gurneyi TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera oberlaenderi Oberländer’s Ground Thrush Geokichla oberlaenderi TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera camaronensis Black-eared Ground Thrush Geokichla camaronensis TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera princei Grey Ground Thrush Geokichla princei TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera guttata Spotted Ground Thrush Geokichla guttata TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
171 Zoothera spiloptera Spot-winged Thrush Geokichla spiloptera TAX Voelker & Outlaw 2008, Voelker & Klicka 2008
176 Phoenicurus caeruleocephala Blue-capped Redstart Phoenicurus coeruleocephala TAX Zoonomen, Primary verification with OD

TAXONOMY UPDATES – v2.8 (Mar 31,2011)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.8) Code Reference
49 Streptopelia roseogrisea African Collared Dove Streptopelia risoria TAX ICZN  Opinion 2215. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 65:327-328, 2008.
50 Claravis godefrida Purple-winged Ground Dove Claravis geoffroyi TAX David et al 2010, SACC 477
69 Eurostopodus temminckii Malaysian Eared Nightjar Lyncornis temminckii PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Eurostopodus macrotis Great Eared Nightjar Lyncornis macrotis PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Podager nacunda Nacunda Nighthawk Chordeiles nacunda PHY,TAX Han et al 2010, SACC 467
69 Caprimulgus carolinensis Chuck-will’s–widow Antrostomus carolinensis PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus rufus Rufous NIghtjar Antrostomus rufus PHY,TAX Han et al 2010, SACC 466
69 Caprimulgus cubanensis Greater Antillean Nightjar Antrostomus cubanensis PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus salvini Tawny-collared Nightjar Antrostomus salvini PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus badius Yucatan Nightjar Antrostomus badius PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus  sericocaudatus Silky-tailed Nightjar Antrostomus sericocaudatus PHY,TAX Han et al 2010, SACC 466
69 Caprimulgus ridgwayi Buff-collared Nightjar Antrostomus ridgwayi PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-will Antrostomus vociferus PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus arizonae Mexican Whip-poor-will Antrostomus arizonae PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus noctitherus Puerto Rican Nightjar Antrostomus noctitherus PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
69 Caprimulgus saturatus Dusky Nightjar Antrostomus saturatus PHY,TAX Han et al 2010
192 Crithagra citrinipecta Lemon-breasted Canary Crithagra citrinipectus TAX BBOC 122:34
201 Aimophila stolzmanni Tumbes Sparrow Rhynchospiza stolzmanni TAX DaCosta et al 2009, SACC 456
201 Aimophila strigiceps Stripe-capped Sparrow Rhynchospiza strigiceps TAX DaCosta et al 2009, SACC 456
201 Aimophila ruficauda Stripe-headed Sparrow Peucaea ruficauda TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
201 Aimophila humeralis Black-chested Sparrow Peucaea humeralis TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
201 Aimophila mystacalis Bridled Sparrow Peucaea mystacalis TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
201 Aimophila sumichrasti Cinnamon-tailed Sparrow Peucaea sumichrasti TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
201 Aimophila carpalis Rufous-winged Sparrow Peucaea carpalis TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
202 Aimophila cassinii Cassin’s Sparrow Peucaea cassinii TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
202 Aimophila aestivalis Bachman’s Sparrow Peucaea aestivalis TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
202 Aimophila botterii Botteri’s Sparrow Peucaea botterii TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-A-12a
202 Aimophila quinquestriata Five-striped Sparrow Amphispiza quinquestriata TAX DaCosta et al 2009, NACC 2009-E-3
202 Pipilo albicollis White-throated Towhee Melozone albicollis TAX NACC 2009-E-2
202 Pipilo fuscus Canyon Towhee Melozone fusca TAX NACC 2009-E-2
202 Pipilo crissalis California Towhee Melozone crissalis TAX NACC 2009-E-2
202 Pipilo aberti Abert’s Towhee Melozone aberti TAX NACC 2009-E-2

TAXONOMY UPDATES – v2.7 (DEC 29,2010)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.7) Code Reference
16 Scleroptila africana Grey-winged Francolin Scleroptila afra TAX Wolters 1975, Zoonomen, Penhallurick (World Bird Info)
35 Buteo refectus Himalayan Buzzard Buteo burmanicus TAX Rasmussen & Anderton, 2005, Penhallurick & Dickinson, 2008
36 Eupodotis rueppellii Rüppell’s Korhaan Eupodotis rueppelii TAX Zoonomen. OD verified.
56 Charmosyna amabilis Red-throated Lorikeet Charmosyna aureicincta TAX H&M Corrigenda 2.1
58 Aratinga pintoi Sulphur-breasted Parakeet Aratinga maculata TAX Nemésio & Rasmussen 2009
114 Schizoeaca spp Thistletails Asthenes spp PHY, TAX Derryberry et al. 2010, SACC 434
114 Oreophylax moreirae Itatiaia Spinetail Asthenes moreirae PHY, TAX Derryberry et al. 2010, SACC 434
123 Sugomel niger Black Honeyeater Sugomel nigrum TAX CORRECT gender agreement
133 Oriolus brachyrhynchus Western Oriole Oriolus brachyrynchus TAX Zoonomen
137 Grallina bruijni Torrent-lark Grallina bruijnii TAX Zoonomen
137 Cyanolyca nana Dwarf Jay Cyanolyca nanus TAX H&M Corrigenda 2.1. Original spelling invariable
138 Urocissa erythrorhyncha Red-billed Blue Magpie Urocissa erythroryncha TAX Zoonomen. Fide Normand David
140 Corcorax melanorhamphos White-winged Chough Corcorax melanoramphos TAX Zoonomen
140 Epimachus fastuosus Black Sicklebill Epimachus fastosus TAX Zoonomen uses fastosus, citing David, Dickinson, & Gregory, Zootaxa 2217:56-66 (2009)
143 Tachycineta meyeni Chilean Swallow Tachycineta  leucopyga TAX Mlikovsky & Frahnert, 2009. SACC Proposal needed
148 Scotocerca inquieta Scrub Warbler Move to Cettiidae PHY,SEQ Alstrom et al 2011 (Jan Ibis)
149 Phyllergates cucullatus Mountain Tailorbird Phyllergates cuculatus TAX Zoonomen, Penhallurick (World Bird Info), BLI and others
155 Hyliota usambarae Usambara Hyliota Hyliota usambara TAX Correct spelling of species epithet
160 Trochalopteron ngoclinhensis Golden-winged Laughingthrush Trochalopteron ngoclinhense TAX CORRECT gender agreement
165 Speirops leucophoeus Principe Speirops Speirops leucophaeus TAX Zoonomen, fide Normand David
170 Notopholia corruscus Black-bellied Starling Notopholia corrusca TAX CORRECT gender agreement; possibly corusca (N David)
172 Zoothera cameronensis Black-eared Ground Thrush Zoothera camaronensis TAX H&M Corrigenda 2.1
173 Turdus smithii Karoo Thrush Turdus smithi TAX Correct spelling of species epithet
174 Brachypteryx leucophrys Lesser Shortwing Brachypteryx leucophris TAX CORRECT spelling to leucophris  based on the original description (H&M corrigenda 8)
175 Cossypha albicapilla White-crowned Robin-Chat Cossypha albicapillus TAX CORRECT gender agreement; original specific epithet albicapillus is invariable. (N David, H&M corrigenda 2.1)
176 Erythropygia coryphaeus Karoo Scrub Robin Erythropygia coryphoeus TAX H&M Corrigenda 3
177 Thamnolaea semirufa White-winged Cliff Chat Monticola semirufus TAX,SEQ Genetically embedded in Monticola; move before M. rupestris (Zuccon & Ericson 2010a)
180 Cinclus schulzi Rufous-throated Dipper Cinclus schulzii TAX H&M Corr. 4, Zoonomen
186 Anaplectes melanotis Red-headed Weaver Anaplectes rubriceps TAX CHANGE species name to rubriceps; melanotis preoccupied in Ploceus, permanently unavailable (H&M corrigenda 3)
187 Euplectes psammocromius Montane Widowbird Euplectes psammacromius TAX Zoonomen. OD verified
188 Estrilda melanotis Swee Waxbill Coccopygia melanotis TAX Payne 2010, Birds of Africa VII
188 Estrilda quartinia Yellow-bellied Waxbill Coccopygia quartinia TAX Payne 2010, Birds of Africa VII
189 Odontospiza griseicapilla Grey-headed Silverbill Odontospiza caniceps TAX CHANGE species name to the older, available name caniceps (fide A Peterson, N David)
190 Macronyx fuellebornii Fülleborn’s Longclaw Macronyx fuelleborni TAX CORRECT spelling of species name to fuelleborni; primary source verification (fide A Peterson)
194 Bucanetes mongolicus Mongolian Finch Eremopsaltria mongolica TAX SEPARATE Mongolian Finch from Bucanetes to Eremopsaltria with gender agreement (Kirwan & Gregory 2005, BLI, HBW)
195 Oreomystis mana Hawaii Creeper Manucerthia mana PHY,TAX Genetically closer to amakihis/akepas than to Oreomystis bairdi (Pratt 2009, Reding et al 2009)
197 Myioborus castaneocapillus Tepui Whitestart Myioborus castaneocapilla TAX CORRECT spelling of species name; castaneocapilla is a noun not subject to gender agreement (Dickinson 2003, A Peterson Zoonomen)

TAXONOMY UPDATES – v2.6 (Oct 23, 2010)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.6) Code Reference
22 Gaviiformes Loons Precede Sphenisciformes SEQ Hackett et al 2008
29 Fregatidae, Sulidae,    Phalacrocoracidae, Anhingidae Frigatebirds, boobies,    cormorants, anhingas Suliformes PHY Segregate these families into new order    Suliformes to align with phylogeny (NACC 2010)
37 Rallina rubra Chestnut Forest Rail Rallicula rubra TAX Frith and Frith 1998, Christidis and Boles    2008, Slikas unpub., T. Pratt comm.
37 Rallina leucospila White-striped Forest Rail Rallicula leucospila TAX Frith and Frith 1998,Christidis and Boles 2008, Slikas unpub., T. Pratt    comm.
37 Rallina forbesi Forbes’s Forest Rail Rallicula forbesi TAX Frith and Frith 1998,Christidis and Boles 2008, Slikas unpub., T. Pratt    comm.
37 Rallina mayri Mayr’s Forest Rail Rallicula mayri TAX Frith and Frith 1998,Christidis and Boles 2008, Slikas unpub., T. Pratt    comm.
40 Anthropoides virgo Demoiselle Crane Grus virgo TAX, SEQ Drop Anthropoides, which is embedded in Grus (Krajewski 2010)
40 Anthropoides paradiseus Blue Crane Grus paradisea TAX, SEQ Drop Anthropoides,    which is embedded in    Grus (Krajewski 2010)
40 Bugeranus carunculatus Wattled Crane Grus carunculata TAX, SEQ Drop Bugeranus,    which is embedded in    Grus (Krajewski 2010)
42 Charadrius australis Inland [Plover] Dotterel Peltohyas australis PHY, SEQ Restore Inland Plover to    Peltohyas; relative of Wrybill and Red-kneed Dotterel;    Resequence following lapwings, their sister group (Baker et al. 2007; Fjeldsa    comm)
42 Anarhynchus frontalis Wrybill STET PHY, SEQ Wrybill is related to Inland Dotterel and Red-kneed Dotterel; resequence    accordingly (Baker et al 2007)
47 Gygis alba White Tern STET PHY, SEQ Gygis is a    noddy (Baker et al 2007, Ödeen et al 2010), resequence to follow Procelsterna
82 Alcedo & Corythornis river kingfishers Follow Ispidina & Corythornis SEQ Resequence to align with phylogeny (Moyle et al 2007)
82 Ispidina madagascariensis Madagascar Pygmy Kingfisher Corythornis madagascariensis TAX Move Madagascar Pygmy Kingfisher from Ispidina to Corythornis to align with phylogeny (Moyle et al 2007)
82 Alcedo leucogaster White-bellied Kingfisher Corythornis leucogaster TAX Move White-bellied Kingfisher from Alcedo to Corythornis to align with phylogeny (Moyle et al 2007)
82 Alcedo nais Principe Kingfisher Corythornis nais TAX, PL Move Principe Kingfisher from Alcedo to Corythornis to align with phylogeny (Moyle et al 2007); Melo and Fuchs    (2008) propose ssp of cristatus
82 Alcedo cristata Malachite Kingfisher Corythornis cristatus TAX Move Malachite Kingfisher from Alcedo to Corythornis to align with phylogeny (Moyle et al 2007)
82 Alcedo thomensis Sao Tome Kingfisher Corythornis thomensis TAX, PL Move Sao Tome Kingfisher from Alcedo to Corythornis to align with phylogeny (Moyle et al 2007); Melo and Fuchs    (2008) propose ssp of cristatus
82 Alcedo vintsioides Malagasy Kingfisher Corythornis vintsioides TAX Move Malagasy Kingfisher from Alcedo to Corythornis to align with phylogeny (Moyle et al 2007)
83 Momotus lessoni Blue-diademed Motmot Momotus lessonii TAX Fide Alan Peterson, Primary    source verification
85 Selenidera culik Guianan Toucanet. Selenidera piperivora TAX Piacentini et al. 2010
86 Ramphastidae (Capitoninae) New World Barbets Capitonidae PHY Elevate New World barbets to family status    to align with phylogeny (NACC 2010)
86 Semnornis spp Prong-billed    Barbet/ Toucan Barbet Semnornithidae PHY Elevate species of Semnornis to family status to align with phylogeny    (NACC 2010)
91 Picus mentalis Checker-throated Woodpecker Chrysophlegma mentale TAX Fuchs et al 2008; correct error in v2.5; correct gender agreement
91 Chrysophlegma miniaceus Banded Woodpecker Chrysophlegma miniaceum TAX Correct gender agreement
91 Chrysophlegma puniceus Crimson-winged Woodpecker Picus puniceus TAX Fuchs et al 2008; correct error in v2.5
92 Hemicircus spp Grey-and-buff, Heart-spotted    woodpeckers STET SEQ Resequence 2 Hemicircus spp to follow Nesoctites early in sequence as a basal branch of woodpeckers (Fuchs et    al 2007)
94 Hydrornis caerulea Giant Pitta Hydrornis caeruleus TAX Correct gender agreement
94 Hydrornis cyanea Blue Pitta Hydrornis cyaneus TAX Correct gender agreement
94 Hydrornis guajana Banded Pitta Hydrornis guajanus TAX Correct gender agreement; “We are speaking here of Hydrornis Blyth 1843 in JASB 12(2): 960, indeed    masculine.In Turdus Guajanus by Statius Müller, guajanus is adjectival (much[too]    long to explain); thus Hydrornis guayanus is OK.” (N.David 7/9/2010)
100 Myiophobus pulcher Handsome Flycatcher Nephelomyias pulcher PHY, TAX Ohlson, Fjeldså & Ericson    2009, SACC  425
100 Myiophobus lintoni Orange-banded Flycatcher Nephelomyias lintoni PHY, TAX Ohlson, Fjeldså & Ericson    2009, SACC  425
100 Myiophobus ochraceiventris Ochraceous-breasted Flycatcher Nephelomyias ochraceiventris PHY, TAX Ohlson, Fjeldså & Ericson    2009, SACC 425
110 Skutchia borbae Pale-faced Bare-eye Phlegopsis borbae PHY, TAX Brumfield et al 2007, Aleixo et al. 2009, SACC 432
113 Upucerthia serrana Striated Earthcreeper Geocerthia serrana PHY, TAX Chesser et al 2009, SACCl 424
114 Asthenes humicola Dusky-tailed Canastero Pseudasthenes humicola PHY, TAX Derryberry et al 2010, SACC 432
114 Asthenes patagonica Patagonian Canastero Pseudasthenes patagonica PHY, TAX Derryberry et al 2010, SACC 432
114 Asthenes steinbachi Steinbach’s Canastero Pseudasthenes steinbachi PHY, TAX Derryberry et al 2010, SACC 432
114 Asthenes cactorum Cactus Canastero Pseudasthenes cactorum PHY, TAX Derryberry et al 2010, SACC 432
118 Campylorhamphus pucheranii Greater Scythebill Drymotoxeres pucheranii PHY, TAX Claramunt et al (2009) recommended a new genus Drymotoxeres for the Greater Scythebill, sister to the Scimitar-billed WoodcreeperDrymornis; SACC  #436 passed
127 Chlorophoneus viridis Gorgeous Bushshrike Telophorus viridis PHY, TAX Chlorophoneus viridis, C.    dohertyi, C. quadricolor form a separate clade with Telophorus, Rhodophoneus, all merged    into Telophorus (Fuchs    et al 2004, Fjeldsa comm)
127 Chlorophoneus quadricolor Four-colored Bushshrike Telophorus quadricolor PHY, TAX Chlorophoneus viridis, C.    dohertyi, C. quadricolor form a separate clade with Telophorus, Rhodophoneus, all merged    into Telophorus (Fuchs    et al 2004, Fjeldsa comm)
127 Chlorophoneus dohertyi Doherty’s Bushshrike Telophorus dohertyi PHY, TAX Chlorophoneus viridis, C.    dohertyi, C. quadricolor form a separate clade with Telophorus, Rhodophoneus, all merged    into Telophorus (Fuchs    et al 2004, Fjeldsa comm)
127 Rhodophoneus cruentus Rosy-patched Bushshrike Telophorus cruentus PHY, TAX Chlorophoneus viridis, C.    dohertyi, C. quadricolor form a separate clade with Telophorus, Rhodophoneus, all merged    into Telophorus (Fuchs    et al 2004, Fjeldsa comm)
131 Turnagra capensis Piopio STET PHY, TAX Turnagra is tentatively assigned to the Ptilonorhynchidae (Christidis & Boles 2008; Fjeldsa comm)
148 Malcorus pectoralis Rufous-eared Warbler STET SEQ Malcorus belongs with Hypergerus and Eminia in Cisticolidae (Johansson et al. 2008, TiF, Fjeldsa comm)
148 Rhopophilus pekinensis Chinese Hill Warbler STET PHY, SEQ MOVE Rhopophilus from Timaliidae to Sylviidae positioned near Paradoxornis (Johansson et al 2008, Gelang et al 2009)
150 Poliolais lopesi White-tailed Warbler Poliolais lopezi TAX lopesi” is an unjustified emmendation. Fide Alan Peterson, Peter    Ryan (HBW 11)
150 Pnoepyga spp Wren-babblers Pnoepygidae PHY, SEQ Pnoepyga wren-babblers are not babblers and elevated to their own family (Gelang et al. 2009)
152 Megaluridae Grassbirds Locustellidae TAX Locustellidae has priority; follows BOU
152 Elminia nigromitratus Dusky Crested Flycatcher Elminia nigromitrata TAX Correct spreadsheet re 2.0 change of genus    (P.Kovalik 7/2010)
152 Elminia albonotatus White-tailed Crested Flycatcher Elminia albonotata TAX Correct spreadsheet re 2.0 change of genus (P.Kovalik 7/2010)
152 Ixos philippinus Philippine Bulbul Hypsipetes philippinus TAX Oliveros and Moyle 2010
152 Ixos rufigularis Zamboanga Bulbul Hypsipetes rufigularis TAX Oliveros and Moyle 2010
152 Ixos siquijorensis Streak-breasted Bulbul Hypsipetes siquijorensis TAX Oliveros and Moyle 2010
152 Ixos everetti Yellowish Bulbul Hypsipetes everetti TAX Oliveros and Moyle 2010
152 Microscelis amaurotis Brown-eared Bulbul Hypsipetes amaurotis TAX Oliveros and Moyle 2010
153 Graminicola Grassbirds STET PHY, TAX MOVE Graminicola from    Locustellidae (Megaluridae) to Pellorneidae (Timaliidae) positioned near    Pellorneum (Alström 2006, Johansson et al 2008)
155 Incertae Sedis Crombecs, African warblers Macrosphenidae TAX, SEQ New Family includes Melocichla,Sphenoeacus, Achaetops,   Macrosphenus, Sylvietta, Cryptillas, and possibly Graueria and  Hemitesia (Johansson et al. 2007, 2008, TIF). Move up in sequence as old branch of sylvioid passerines.
158 Pseudoalcippe (2 species) Hill Babblers STET TAX, SEQ Move Pseudoalcippe Hill Babblers to Sylviidae (Cibois 2003)
158 Ptyrticus turdinus Spotted Thrush-Babbler STET PHY, TAX Move Spotted Thrush-Babbler from Timaliidae to new babbler family      Pellorneidae
158 Illadopsis Illadopsis STET PHY, TAX Move Illadopsis species from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
158 Malacocincla Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Malacocincla babblers      from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
158 Malacopteron Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Malacopteron babblers      from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
158 Trichastoma Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Trichastoma babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
158 Leonardina woodi Bagobo Babbler STET PHY, TAX Move Bagobo Babbler from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
158 Pellorneum Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Pellorneum babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
159 Stachyris striolata Spot-necked Babbler. Stachyris strialata TAX H&M Corrigenda 8
159 Stachyris whiteheadi Chestnut-faced Babbler Zosterornis whiteheadi TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris whiteheadi to Zosterornis in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris striata Luzon Striped Babbler Zosterornis striatus TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris striata to Zosterornis in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris latistriata Panay Striped Babbler Zosterornis latistriatus TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris latistriata to Zosterornis in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris nigrorum Negros Striped Babbler Zosterornis nigrorum TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris nigrorum to Zosterornis in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris hypogrammica Palawan Striped Babbler Zosterornis hypogrammicus TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris hypogrammica to Zosterornis in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Dasycrotapha speciosa Flame-templed Babbler STET PHY, SEQ MOVE Flame-templed Babbler to Zosteropidae (Moyle et al. 2009)
159 Stachyris plateni Mindanao Pygmy Babbler Dasycrotapha plateni TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris plateni to Dasycrotapha in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris pygmaea Visayan Pygmy Babbler Dasycrotapha pygmaea TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris pygmaea to Dasycrotapha in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris dennistouni Golden-crowned Babbler Sterrhoptilus dennistouni TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris dennistouni to Sterrhoptilus in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris nigrocapitata Black-crowned Babbler Sterrhoptilus nigrocapitatus TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris nigrocapitata to Sterrhoptilus in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Stachyris capitalis Rusty-crowned Babbler Sterrhoptilus capitalis TAX, SEQ Reclassify Stachyris capitalis to Sterrhoptilus in the Zosteropidae (Cibois 2003, Moyle et al 2009)
159 Ptilocichla Wren-Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Ptilocichla Wren-Babblers from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
159 Napothera Wren-Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Napothera Wren-Babblers from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
159 Jabouilleia Scimitar Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Jabouilleia Scimitar Babblers from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
159 Rimator Wren-Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Rimator Wren-Babblers      from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
159 Kenopia striata Striped Wren-Babbler STET PHY, TAX Move Striped Wren-Babbler from Timaliidae to new babbler family      Pellorneidae
159 Robsonius (Napothera) Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Robsonius (Napothera) babblers from Timaliidae to new babbler      family Pellorneidae
159 Stachyris rodolphei Deignan’s Babbler Stachyridopsis rodolphei PHY, TAX Move Deignan’s Babbler to Stachyridopsis (Collar & Robson 2007).
159 Stachyris rufifrons Rufous-fronted Babbler Stachyridopsis rufifrons PHY, TAX Move Rufous-fronted Babbler to Stachyridopsis (Collar &      Robson 2007).
159 Stachyris ambigua Buff-chested Babbler Stachyridopsis ambigua PHY, TAX Move Buff-chested Babbler to Stachyridopsis (Collar & Robson 2007).
159 Stachyris ruficeps Rufous-capped Babbler Stachyridopsis ruficeps PHY, TAX Move Rufous-capped Babbler to Stachyridopsis ( Collar & Robson 2007).
159 Stachyris pyrrhops Black-chinned Babbler Stachyridopsis pyrrhops PHY, TAX Move Black-chinned Babbler to Stachyridopsis (Collar & Robson 2007).
159 Stachyris chrysaea Golden Babbler Stachyridopsis chrysaea PHY, TAX Move Golden Babbler to Stachyridops (Collar & Robson 2007).
160 Moupinia poecilotis Rufous-tailed Babbler STET PHY, SEQ Rufous-tailed Babbler Moupinia belongs in the Sylviidae with Chrysomma (Fjeldsa comm, REF)
160 Chrysomma sinense Yellow-eyed Babbler STET PHY, SEQ Chrysomma babblers are moved to the Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
160 Chrysomma altirostre Jerdon’s Babbler STET PHY, SEQ Chrysomma babblers are moved to the Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
160 Chamaea fasciata Wrentit STET PHY, SEQ MOVE Wrentit from Timallidae to Sylviidae next to parrotbills (Gelang et al 2009)
160 Turdoides Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Turdoides babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
160 Babax Babax spp STET PHY, TAX Move Babax babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
160 Garrulax Laughingthrushes STET PHY, TAX Move Garrulax species  from Timaliidae to      Leiothrichidae
160 Garrulax spp (21) Laughingthrushes Trochalopteron spp PHY,TAX Separate Leiothrichinae laughingthrushes from Garrulax to Trochalopteron
161 Cutia Cutia spp STET PHY, TAX Move Cutia babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
161 Liocichla Liocichla spp STET PHY, TAX Move Liocichla babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
161 Leiothrix Leiothrix spp STET PHY, TAX Move Leiothrix babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
162 Parophasma gainieri Abyssinian Catbird STET PHY, SEQ Abyssinian Catbird Parophasma is a member of the Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
162 Horizorhinus dohmi Dohm’s Thrush Babbler STET PHY, SEQ Move Dohm’s Thrush-Babbler to Sylviidae as sister to Pseudoalcippe [abyssinica] (Voelker et al. 2009)
162 Lioptilus nigricapillus Bush Blackcap STET PHY, SEQ Bush Blackcap is a member of the Sylviidae closer to Pseudoalcippe than to Sylvia (Johansson et al. 2008, TiF)
162 Alcippe chrysotis Golden-breasted Fulvetta Lioparus chrysotis PHY, TAX Golden-breasted Fulvetta is separated from other Fulvettas to Lioparus and moved to Sylviidae (REF)
162 Alcippe vinipectus White-browed Fulvetta Fulvetta vinipectus PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe striaticollis Chinese Fulvetta Fulvetta striaticollis PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta  species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe ruficapilla Spectacled Fulvetta Fulvetta ruficapilla PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe danisi Indochinese Fulvetta Fulvetta danisi PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe ludlowi Brown-throated Fulvetta Fulvetta ludlowi PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe cinereiceps Grey-hooded Fulvetta Fulvetta cinereiceps PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe manipurensis Manipur Fulvetta Fulvetta manipurensis PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe formosana Taiwan Fulvetta Fulvetta formosana PHY, SEQ Separate Fulvetta species from Alcippe fulvettas and move to Sylviidae    (Pasquet et al. 2006, Collar & Robson 2007, Gelang et al. 2009)
162 Alcippe Fulvettas STET PHY, TAX Move Alcippe species      (excluding Fulvetta spp [now in Sylviidae]) from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
162 Gampsorhynchus Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Gampsorhynchus species from Timaliidae to new babbler family Pellorneidae
162 Phyllanthus Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Phyllanthus babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
162 Kupeornis Babblers STET PHY, TAX Move Kupeornis babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
162 Minla Minla spp STET PHY, TAX Move Minla babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
162 Actinodura Barwing spp STET PHY, TAX Move Barwing babblers from Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
162 Crocias Crocias spp STET PHY, TAX Move Crocias babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
162 Heterophasia Sibia spp STET PHY, TAX Move Sibia babblers from      Timaliidae to new babbler family Leiothrichidae
163 Yuhina spp Yuhinas STET PHY,SEQ MOVE Yuhina species to Zosteropidae from Timaliidae  (Cibois et al 2003,  Moyle et al 2009); recognition of subclades under review.
163 Conostoma oemodium Great Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Cholornis paradoxa Three-toed Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Cholornis unicolor Brown Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Sinosuthora conspicillata Spectacled Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Sinosuthora webbiana Vinous-throated Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Sinosuthora alphonsiana Ashy-throated Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Sinosuthora brunnea Brown-winged Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Sinosuthora zappeyi Grey-hooded Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Sinosuthora przewalskii Przevalski’s Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Suthora fulvifrons Fulvous Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Suthora nipalensis Black-throated Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Suthora verreauxi Golden Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Neosuthora davidiana Short-tailed Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Chleuasicus atrosuperciliaris Pale-billed Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Psittiparus ruficeps White-breasted Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Psittiparus bakeri Rufous-headed Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Psittiparus gularis Grey-headed Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Psittiparus margaritae Black-headed Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Paradoxornis flavirostris Black-breasted Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Paradoxornis guttaticollis Spot-breasted Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Paradoxornis polivanovi Northern Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Paradoxornis heudei Reed Parrotbill STET PHY, SEQ MOVE parrotbills from Timaliidae to Sylviidae (Gelang et al 2009)
163 Myzornis pyrrhoura Fire-tailed Myzornis STET PHY, SEQ Myzornis is a basal member of the sylviid babblers      (Gelang et al 2009); move to Sylviidae from Incertae Sedis
165 Megazosterops palauensis Giant White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Apalopteron familiare Bonin White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Cleptornis marchei Golden White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Rukia ruki Teardrop White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Rukia longirostra Long-billed White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Tephrozosterops stalkeri Rufescent Darkeye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Madanga ruficollis Madanga STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Lophozosterops spp Ibons STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Heleia spp Heleias STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Oculocincta squamifrons Pygmy Ibon STET SEQ RESEQUENCE as basal clade of the Zosteropidae (Moyle et al      2009)
165 Woodfordia superciliosa Bare-eyed White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE to precede Zosterops; probably merge with Zosterops (Moyle et al, 2009)
165 Woodfordia lacertosa Sanford’s White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE to precede Zosterops; probably merge with Zosterops (Moyle et al, 2009)
165 Chlorocharis emiliae Mountain Blackeye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE to precede Zosterops; probably merge with Zosterops (Moyle et al, 2009)
165 Speirops spp Speirops STET SEQ RESEQUENCE to precede Zosterops; probably merge with Zosterops (Warren et al 2007, Moyle et al, 2009)
165 Zosterops oleagineus Olive-colored White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE to follow Z. cinereus
165 Zosterops somadikartai Togian White-eye STET SEQ RESEQUENCE to follow Z. atrifrons
165 Hypocryptadius cinnamomeus Cinnamon Ibon STET PHY, SEQ RESEQUENCE Cinnamon Ibon to Old World sparrows (Passeridae) (Fjeldsa et    al 2010)
171 Stizorhina finschii Finsch’s Rufous Thrush Stizorhina finschi TAX H&M corrigenda 4
173 Turdus libonyanus Kurrichane Thrush Turdus libonyana TAX H&M corrigenda 6
176 Hodgsonius phaenicuroides White-bellied Redstart Hodgsonius phoenicuroides TAX H&M Corrigenda 8; first reviser issue under review
185 Ploceus dicrocephalus Juba Weaver Ploceus dichrocephalus TAX P Kovalik: (Birdlife)    http://www.birdlife.eu/datazone/sites/index.html?action=SpcHTMDetails.asp&sid=8534&m=0
195 Vermivora peregrina Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
195 Vermivora celata Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
195 Vermivora ruficapilla Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
195 Vermivora virginiae Virginia’s Warbler Oreothlypis virginiae TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
195 Vermivora crissalis Colima Warbler Oreothlypis crissalis TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
195 Vermivora luciae Lucy’s Warbler Oreothlypis luciae TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
195 Parula gutturalis Flame-throated Warbler Oreothlypis gutturalis TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
195 Parula superciliosa Crescent-chested Warbler Oreothlypis superciliosa TAX Follow generic revisions of NACC (2010)
196 Seiurus noveboracensis Northern Waterthrush Parkesia noveboracensis TAX Northern    Waterthrush is not closely related to the Ovenbird Seiurus of NA, moved to own genus Parkesia (NACC 2010)
196 Seiurus motacilla Louisiana Waterthrush Parkesia motacilla TAX Louisiana Waterthrush is not closely    related to the Ovenbird Seiurus    of NA, moved to own genus Parkesia (NACC 2010)
201 Calcarius mccownii McCown’s Longspur Rhynchophanes mccownii TAX McCown’s Longspur is more closely    related to snow buntings than to longspurs, so is separated to a monotypic    genus Rhynchophanes (NACC    2010)
210 Chlorospingus spp Bush-tanagers STET PHY, SEQ Chlorospingus    belongs in the Emberizidae, and is tentatively moved from tanagers to the end    of the Emberizidae (Klicka et al 2007, DaCosta et al 2009, SACC 2010 Proposal    426)

TAXONOMY UPDATES – IOC Version    2.5 (July 7, 2010)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.5) Code Reference
32 Ichthyophaga humilis Lesser Fish Eagle Icthyophaga humilis TAX Richmond (1917), fide Alan    Peterson. Ichthyophaga is an unjustified emendation of original spelling.
32 Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus Grey-headed Fish Eagle Icthyophaga ichthyaetus TAX Richmond (1917), fide Alan Peterson. Ichthyophaga is an    unjustified emendation of original spelling.
43 Coenocorypha huegli Snares Snipe Coenocorypha huegeli TAX Correct typo in spelling of species epithet
54 Nestoridae New Zealand Parrots Strigopidae TAX Strigopidae has precedence over    Nestoridae (J Boyd, A Peterson)
64 Tyto javanica Eastern Barn Owl Tyto delicatula TAX Recognition    of “javanica” by Wink et al 2004 based on corrupt sequence;
77 Eriocnemis alinae Emerald-bellied Puffleg Eriocnemis aline TAX Original spelling of species epithet. Primary source    verification (fide Alan  Peterson)
79 Chaetocercus mulsanti White-bellied Woodstar Chaetocercus mulsant TAX Original spelling of species epithet. Primary source    verification (fide Alan  Peterson)
90 Picoides obsoletus Brown-backed Woodpecker Dendropicos obsoletus PHY, SEQ Dickinson 2003, Bowie in litt; Place at end of Dendropicos sequence
90 Celeus brachyurus Rufous Woodpecker Micropternus brachyurus PHY, SEQ Segregate Rufous Woodpecker from Celeus species of Neotropics to monotypic, convergent Micropternus (Benz et al 2006)
91 Picus miniaceus Banded Woodpecker Chrysophlegma miniaceus TAX Fuchs et al 2008; correct
91 Picus puniceus Crimson-winged Woodpecker Chrysophlegma puniceus TAX Fuchs et al 2008; Error; restore to Picus in v2.6
91 Picus flavinucha Greater Yellownape Chrysophlegma flavinucha TAX Fuchs et al 2008
94 Eurylaimus    steerii Wattled Broadbill Sarcophanops steerii TAX Dekker & Dickinson 2000,    Irestedt et al 2006
94 Eurylaimus samarensis Visayan Broadbill Sarcophanops samarensis TAX Dekker & Dickinson 2000,    Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta phayrei Eared Pitta Hydrornis phayrei TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta nipalensis Blue-naped Pitta Hydrornis nipalensis TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta soror Blue-rumped Pitta Hydrornis soror TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta oatesi Rusty-naped Pitta Hydrornis oatesi TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta schneideri Schneider’s Pitta Hydrornis schneideri TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta caerulea Giant Pitta Hydrornis caerulea TAX Irestedt et al 2006; correct to caeruleus (2.6)
94 Pitta baudii Blue-headed Pitta Hydrornis baudii TAX,SEQ Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta guajana Banded Pitta Hydrornis guajana TAX,SEQ Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta cyanea Blue Pitta Hydrornis cyanea TAX Irestedt et al 2006; correct to cyaneus (2.6)
94 Pitta elliotii Bar-bellied Pitta Hydrornis elliotii TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta gurneyi Gurney’s Pitta Hydrornis gurneyi TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta kochi Whiskered Pitta Erythropitta kochi TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta erythrogaster Red-bellied Pitta Erythropitta erythrogaster TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta dohertyi Sula Pitta Erythropitta dohertyi TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta arquata Blue-banded Pitta Erythropitta arquata TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta granatina Garnet Pitta Erythropitta granatina TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta venusta Graceful Pitta Erythropitta venusta TAX Irestedt et al 2006
94 Pitta ussheri Black-crowned Pitta Erythropitta ussheri TAX Irestedt et al 2006
104 Ochthoeca spodionota Kalinowski’s Chat-Tyrant Silvicultrix spodionota TAX, SEQ Correction; sequence after    Crowned Chat-Tyrant
113 Cinclodes spp Cinclodes New sequence of species SEQ Align species sequence with SACC    list
117 Xenops milleri Rufous-tailed Xenops Microxenops milleri TAX, PHY Moyle et al 2009, Fjeldsa in    litt; SACC needs proposal badly
118 Campylorhamphus pucherani Greater Scythebill Campylorhamphus pucheranii TAX David et al 2009
125 Oedistoma iliolophum Dwarf Longbill Oedistoma iliolophus TAX H&M 3, Corrigenda 8
128 Pityriasidae Bornean Bristlehead Pityriaseidae TAX Dickinson corrigenda plate    28
137 Cyanocorax morio Brown Jay Psilorhinus morio TAX Bonaccorso & Peterson 2007, NACC
149 Oreolais pulchra Black-collared Apalis Oreolais pulcher TAX Fide Alan Peterson Zoonomen
158 Sylvia rueppelli Rüppell’s Warbler Sylvia ruppeli TAX H&M Corrigenda 8
163 Paradoxornis paradoxus Three-toed Parrotbill Cholornis paradoxa TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009, Penhallurick 2010
163 Paradoxornis unicolor Brown Parrotbill Cholornis  unicolor TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009,  Penhallurick 2010
163 Paradoxornis conspicillatus Spectacled Parrotbill Sinosuthora conspicillata TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis webbianus Vinous-throated Parrotbill Sinosuthora webbiana TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis alphonsianus Ashy-throated Parrotbill Sinosuthora alphonsiana TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis brunneus Brown-winged Parrotbill Sinosuthora brunnea TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis zappeyi Grey-hooded Parrotbill Sinosuthora zappeyi TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis przewalskii Przevalski’s Parrotbill Sinosuthora przewalskii TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis fulvifrons Fulvous Parrotbill Suthora fulvifrons TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis nipalensis Black-throated Parrotbill Suthora nipalensis TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis verreauxi Golden Parrotbill Suthora verreauxi TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis davidianus Short-tailed Parrotbill Neosuthora davidiana TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis atrosuperciliaris Pale-billed Parrotbill Chleuasicus atrosuperciliaris TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis ruficeps White-breasted Parrotbill Psittiparus ruficeps TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis bakeri Rufous-headed Parrotbill Psittiparus bakeri TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis gularis Grey-headed Parrotbill Psittiparus gularis TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
163 Paradoxornis margaritae Black-headed Parrotbill Psittiparus margaritae TAX Penhallurick and Robson 2009
166 Thryothorus atrogularis Black-throated Wren Pheugopedius atrogularis TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus spadix Sooty-headed Wren Pheugopedius spadix TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus fasciatoventris Black-bellied Wren Pheugopedius fasciatoventris TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus euophrys Plain-tailed Wren Pheugopedius euophrys TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus eisenmanni Inca Wren Pheugopedius eisenmanni TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus genibarbis Moustached Wren Pheugopedius genibarbis TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus mystacalis Whiskered Wren Pheugopedius mystacalis TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus coraya Coraya Wren Pheugopedius coraya TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus felix Happy Wren Pheugopedius felix TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus maculipectus Spot-breasted Wren Pheugopedius maculipectus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus rutilus Rufous-breasted Wren Pheugopedius rutilus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus sclateri Speckle-breasted Wren Pheugopedius sclateri TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus pleurostictus Banded Wren Thryophilus pleurostictus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus rufalbus Rufous-and-white Wren Thryophilus rufalbus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus nicefori Niceforo’s Wren Thryophilus nicefori TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus sinaloa Sinaloa Wren Thryophilus sinaloa TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus semibadius Riverside Wren Cantorchilus semibadius TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus nigricapillus Bay Wren Cantorchilus nigricapillus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus thoracicus Stripe-breasted Wren Cantorchilus thoracicus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus leucopogon Stripe-throated Wren Cantorchilus leucopogon TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus modestus Plain Wren Cantorchilus modestus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus leucotis Buff-breasted Wren Cantorchilus leucotis TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus superciliaris Superciliated Wren Cantorchilus superciliaris TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus guarayanus Fawn-breasted Wren Cantorchilus guarayanus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus longirostris Long-billed Wren Cantorchilus longirostris TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
166 Thryothorus griseus Grey Wren Cantorchilus griseus TAX Mann et al 2006, SACC 408-411
177 Cercomela melanura Blackstart Oenanthe melanura TAX Outlaw et al 2009
177 Campicoloides    bifasciata Buff-streaked Chat Campicoloides    bifasciatus TAX
181 Anthreptes    aurantium Violet-tailed Sunbird Anthreptes aurantius TAX Fide Alan Peterson, N. David, Zoonomen
182 Cinnyris souimanga Souimanga Sunbird Cinnyris sovimanga TAX Fide Alan Peterson Zoonomen
186 Euplectes macrourus Yellow-mantled Widowbird Euplectes macroura TAX David & Gosselin 2002
195 Vermivora pinus Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora cyanoptera TAX Olson & Reveal 2009, NACC
412 Diglossopis indigotica Indigo Flowerpiercer Diglossa indigotica TAX Mauck & Burns 2009, SACC 413
412 Diglossopis glauca Golden-eyed Flowerpiercer Diglossa glauca TAX Mauck & Burns 2009, SACC 413
412 Diglossopis caerulescens Bluish Flowerpiercer Diglossa caerulescens TAX Mauck & Burns 2009, SACC 413
412 Diglossopis cyanea Masked Flowerpiercer Diglossa cyanea TAX Mauck & Burns 2009, SACC 413

TAXONOMIC UPDATES – IOC Version    2.4 (Mar 2010)

Page Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.4) Code Reference
13 Megapodius    forstenii Forsten’s Megapode Megapodius    forsteni TAX David et al 2009
16 Ptilopachus spp Stone Partridge Move to the Odontophoridae PHY Crowe et al 2006
17 Margaroperdix madagascariensis Madagascar Partridge Margaroperdix madagarensis TAX Dickinson 2003
41 Esacus neglectus Beach Stone-curlew Esacus magnirostris TAX Dickinson 2003, Christides and    Boles 2008
53 Ptilinopus greyii Red-bellied Fruit Dove Ptilinopus greyi TAX Fide Alan Peterson, primary source verification
55 Eos rubra Red Lory Eos bornea TAX Zoonomen, Forshaw 2006
63 Chrysococcyx meyeri White-eared Bronze Cuckoo Chrysococcyx meyerii TAX Fide Alan Peterson, primary source verification
82 Ceyx cyanopecta Indigo-banded Kingfisher Ceyx cyanopectus TAX Correct gender agreement
82 Ceyx argentata Silvery Kingfisher Ceyx argentatus TAX Correct gender agreement
82 Ceyx azurea Azure Kingfisher Ceyx azureus TAX Correct gender agreement
82 Ceyx pusilla Little Kingfisher Ceyx pusillus TAX Correct gender agreement
117 Automolus roraimae Tepui Foliage-gleaner Syndactyla roraimae TAX, SEQ Zimmer et al. 2008; insert after Planalto Foliage-gleaner
122 Glyciphila melanops Tawny-crowned Honeyeater Gliciphila melanops TAX HBW 13, fide Alan Peterson
126 Dyaphorophyia castanea Chestnut Wattle-eye Platysteira castanea TAX Njabo et al. 2008
126 Dyaphorophyia tonsa White-spotted Wattle-eye Platysteira tonsa TAX Njabo et al. 2008
126 Dyaphorophyia blissetti Red-cheeked Wattle-eye Platysteira blissetti TAX Njabo et al. 2008
126 Dyaphorophyia chalybea Black-necked Wattle-eye Platysteira chalybea TAX Njabo et al. 2008
126 Dyaphorophyia jamesoni Jameson’s Wattle-eye Platysteira jamesoni TAX Njabo et al. 2008
126 Dyaphorophyia concreta Yellow-bellied Wattle-eye Platysteira concreta TAX Njabo et al. 2008
136 Symposiarchus Monarchs Symposiachrus TAX Christides and Boles 2008
146 Galerida    randonii Maghreb    Lark Galerida macrorhyncha TAX van    Steenis  (2008)
151 Chlorocichla flavicollis Yellow-throated Leaflove Atimastillas flavicollis TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Pyrrhurus scandens Red-tailed Leaflove Phyllastrephus scandens TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus virens Little Greenbul Eurillas virens TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus gracilis Little Grey Greenbul Eurillas gracilis TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus ansorgei Ansorge’s Greenbul Eurillas ansorgei TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus curvirostris Plain Greenbul Eurillas curvirostris TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus latirostris Yellow-whiskered Greenbul Eurillas latirostris TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus gracilirostris Slender-billed Greenbul Stelgidillas gracilirostris TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus masukuensis Shelley’s Greenbul Arizelocichla masukuensis TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus kakamegae Kakamega Greenbul Arizelocichla kakamegae TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus montanus Cameroon Greenbul Arizelocichla montana TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus tephrolaemus Western Greenbul Arizelocichla tephrolaema TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus kikuyuensis Olive-breasted Greenbul Arizelocichla kikuyuensis TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus nigriceps Mountain Greenbul Arizelocichla nigriceps TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus neumanni Uluguru Greenbul Arizelocichla neumanni TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus fusciceps Black-browed Greenbul Arizelocichla fusciceps TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus chlorigula Yellow-throated Greenbul Arizelocichla chlorigula TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus milanjensis Stripe-cheeked Greenbul Arizelocichla milanjensis TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus olivaceiceps Olive-headed Greenbul Arizelocichla olivaceiceps TAX Johansson et al 2007
151 Andropadus striifacies Stripe-faced Greenbul Arizelocichla striifacies TAX Johansson et al 2007
153 Cettidae Bush Warblers Cettiidae TAX Correct spelling of family name
188 Ortygospiza locustella Locust Finch Paludipasser locustella TAX Payne 2010
198 Icterus jamaicaii Campo Troupial Icterus jamacaii TAX Fide Alan Peterson
199 Dives warszewiczi Scrub Blackbird Dives warczewiczi TAX H&M Corregenda 7
207 Acanthidops bairdii Peg-billed Finch Acanthidops bairdi TAX Richmond index, fide Alan    Peterson

TAXONOMIC UPDATES – IOC Version    2.3 (Dec 2009)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.3) Code Reference
49 Stigmatopelia chinensis Spotted Dove Spilopelia chinensis TAX Schodde and Mason1997; fide A.    Petersen, J.Penhallurick
49 Stigmatopelia senegalensis Laughing Dove Spilopelia senegalensis TAX Schodde and Mason1997; fide A.    Petersen, J.Penhallurick
51 Leptotila cassini Grey-chested Dove Leptotila cassinii TAX Zoonomen, 2009-12-12, fide Alan    Peterson
53 Ptilinopus nainus Dwarf Fruit Dove Ptilinopus nanus TAX CORRECT spelling of species name     to “nanus
66 Strix nivicola Himalayan Owl Strix nivicolum TAX H&M Corrigenda 2.1, fide    Norman David
96 Pipra pipra White-crowned Manakin Dixiphia pipra TAX Tello et al 2009
96 Pipra cornuta Scarlet-horned Manakin Dixiphia cornuta TAX Tello et al 2009
96 Pipra mentalis Red-capped Manakin Dixiphia mentalis TAX Tello et al 2009
96 Pipra chloromeros Round-tailed Manakin Dixiphia chloromeros TAX Tello et al 2009
96 Pipra erythrocephala Golden-headed Manakin Dixiphia erythrocephala TAX Tello et al 2009
96 Pipra rubrocapilla Red-headed Manakin Dixiphia rubrocapilla TAX Tello et al 2009
96 Phibalura flavirostris Swallow-tailed Cotinga Move  to Incertae    Sedis PHY SACC
97 Oxyruncus cristatus Sharpbill Move into Tityridae PHY Ohlson et al 2008, Tello et al    2009,Harshman 2009
98 Piprites spp Piprites Move from Incertae Sedis to    Tyrannidae PHY Tello et al 2009
102 Onychorhynchus spp Royal Flycatchers Move into Tityridae PHY Ohlson et al 2008, Tello et al    2009,Harshman 2009
102 Myiobius spp Myiobius spp Move into Tityridae PHY Ohlson et al 2008, Tello et al    2009,Harshman 2009
102 Terenotriccus erythrurus Ruddy-tailed Flycatcher Move into Tityridae PHY Ohlson et al 2008, Tello et al    2009,Harshman 2009
104 Ochthoeca frontalis Crowned Chat-Tyrant Silvicultrix frontalis TAX Silvicultrix and Ochthoeca are not    closely related (Tello et al 2009).
104 Ochthoeca pulchella Golden-browed Chat-Tyrant Silvicultrix pulchella TAX Silvicultrix and Ochthoeca are not    closely related (Tello et al 2009).
104 Ochthoeca diadema Yellow-bellied Chat-Tyrant Silvicultrix diadema TAX Silvicultrix and Ochthoeca are not    closely related (Tello et al 2009).
104 Ochthoeca jelskii Jelski’s Chat-Tyrant Silvicultrix jelskii TAX Silvicultrix and Ochthoeca are not    closely related (Tello et al 2009).
125 Mohoua spp Whitehead and Yellowhead Move from Acanthizidae to Incertae    Sedis PHY Norman et al 2009
125 Finschia novaeseelandiae Pipipi Move from Acanthizidae to Incertae    Sedis PHY Norman et al 2009
131 Pachycare flavogriseum Goldenface Move from Incertae Sedis to    Acanthizidae PHY Norman et al 2009
137 Lamprolia victoriae Silktail Rhipiduridae, not Monarchidae PHY Irestedt et al 2008
154 Sceptomycter    winifredae Winifred’s Warbler Scepomycter winifredae TAX CORRECT spelling of genus to Scepomycter
169 Rhabdornis spp Philippine Creepers Move into Sturnidae PHY Lovette et al 2008; Zuccon et al    2008

TAXONOMIC UPDATES – IOC Version    2.2 (Aug 2009)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.2) Code Reference
47 Onychoprion albostriatus Black-fronted Tern Chlidonias albostriatus TAX Bridge et al. 2005
50 Scardafella inca Inca Dove Columbina inca TAX Johnson and Clayton 2000; SACC
50 Scardafella squammata Scaled Dove Columbina squammata TAX Johnson and Clayton 2000; SACC
134 Rhipidura hypoxantha Yellow-bellied Fantail Chelidorhynx hypoxantha    (Stenostiridae) TAX Nyári et al. 2009, Fuchs et al 2009
141 Eopsaltria flaviventris Yellow-bellied Flyrobin Microeca flaviventris TAX Loynes et al 2009
154 Acrocephalus aedon Thick-billed Warbler Iduna aedon TAX Fregin et al.2009
155 Chloropeta gracilirostris Papyrus Yellow Warbler Calamonastides gracilirostris TAX Fregin et al.2009
155 Chloropeta natalensis Dark-capped Yellow Warbler Iduna natalensis TAX Fregin et al.2009
155 Chloropeta similis Mountain Yellow Warbler Iduna similis TAX Fregin et al.2009
155 Hippolais caligata Booted Warbler Iduna caligata TAX Fregin et al.2009
155 Hippolais rama Sykes’s Warbler Iduna rama TAX Fregin et al.2009
155 Hippolais pallida Eastern Olivaceous Warbler Iduna pallida TAX Fregin et al.2009
155 Hippolais opaca Western Olivaceous Warbler Iduna opaca TAX Fregin et al.2009
157 Xiphirhynchus superciliaris Slender-billed Scimitar Babbler Pomatorhinus superciliaris TAX Gelang et al 2009
160 Chrysomma poecilotis Rufous-tailed Babbler Moupinia poecilotis TAX
160 Moupinia altirostris Jerdon’s Babbler Chrysomma altirostre TAX Collar & Robson 2007,    Rasmussen & Anderton 2005, BLI
174 Cichlherminia lherminieri Forest Thrush Turdus lherminieri TAX AOU 2009

Taxonomic UPDATES – IOC  Version 2.1 (May    2009)

Seq Previous IOC  List English Name Updated List (v2.1) Code Reference
18 Catreus wallichi Cheer Pheasant Catreus wallichii TAX fide A. Peterson, H&M 3rd
23 Thalassarche melanophrys Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris TAX fide A. Peterson
29 Leucocarbo nigrogularis Socotra Cormorant Phalacrocorax nigrogularis TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending    resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo capensis Cape Cormorant Phalacrocorax capensis TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo magellanicus Rock Shag Phalacrocorax magellanicus TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo pelagicus Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo urile Red-faced Cormorant Phalacrocorax urile TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo aristotelis European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo gaimardi Red-legged Cormorant Phalacrocorax gaimardi TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo punctatus Spotted Shag Phalacrocorax punctatus TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending    resolution of relationships
29 Leucocarbo featherstoni Pitt Shag Phalacrocorax featherstoni TAX Default to Phalacrocorax pending resolution of relationships
35 Hieraaetus spilogaster African Hawk-Eagle Aquila spilogaster TAX Helbig 2005, Lerner & Mindell    2005; Bunce et al 2005
35 Aquila fasciatus Bonelli’s Eagle Aquila fasciata TAX Gender agreement
36 Sypheotides indica Lesser Florican Sypheotides indicus TAX Dickinson 2003
39 Porphyrio martinicus Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica TAX Dickinson 2003, NACC, SACC
48 Columba torringtoni Sri Lanka Wood Pigeon Columba torringtoniae TAX H&M Corrigenda 6
53 Alectroenas pulcherrima Seychelles Blue Pigeon Alectroenas pulcherrimus TAX fide A. Peterson
70 Euaegotheles spp all species Aegotheles TAX Dumbacher et al. 2003
139 Corvus pectoralis Collared Crow Corvus torquatus TAX fide A. Peterson
160 Macronous all species Macronus TAX H&M 3rd corrigendum 8
179 Cyornis rucki Rück’s Blue Flycatcher Cyornis ruckii TAX
190 Motacilla madaraspatensis White-browed Wagtail Motacilla maderaspatensis TAX fide P. Alström
196 Dendroica petechia American Yellow Warbler Dendroica aestiva TAX AOU
196 Dendroica erythachorides Mangrove Warbler Dendroica petechia TAX AOU
200 Emberiza sahara House Bunting Emberiza sahari TAX
207 Diglossopsis all species Diglossopis TAX SACC

Taxonomic UPDATES – IOC  Version 2.0    (January 2009)

Previous IOC List English Name Updated IOC List (v2.0) Code Reference
Coturnix chinensis King Quail Excalfactoria chinensis  TAX Crowe et al 2006, Christidis    &  Boles 2008
Coturnix adansonii Blue Quail Excalfactoria adansonii  TAX Crowe et al 2006, Christidis    &  Boles 2008
Phalacrocorax melanoleucos Little Pied Cormorant Microcarbo melanoleucos TAX Siegel-Causey 1988,    Kennedy et al 2000, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Phalacrocorax africanus Reed Cormorant Microcarbo africanus TAX Siegel-Causey 1988,    Kennedy et al 2000, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Phalacrocorax coronatus Crowned Cormorant Microcarbo coronatus TAX Siegel-Causey 1988,    Kennedy et al 2000, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Phalacrocorax niger Little Cormorant Microcarbo niger TAX Siegel-Causey 1988,    Kennedy et al 2000, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Phalacrocorax pygmeus Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmeus TAX Siegel-Causey 1988,    Kennedy et al 2000, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Aegypius occipitalis White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis TAX Dickinson 2003,    Sinclair & Ryan 2003, BLI
Aegypius tracheliotus Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotus TAX Dickinson 2003,    Sinclair & Ryan 2003, BLI
Hieraaetus kienerii Rufous-bellied Eagle Lophotriorchis     kienerii TAX Haring et al 2007
Spizaetus africanus Cassin’s Hawk-Eagle Aquila africana TAX Haring et al 2007
Spizaetus cirrhatus Crested Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus cirrhatus TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus limnaeetus Changeable Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus limnaeetus TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus floris Flores Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus floris TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus nipalensis Mountain Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus nipalensis TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus kelaarti Legge’s Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus kelaarti TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus alboniger Blyth’s Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus alboniger TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus bartelsi Javan Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus bartelsi TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus lanceolatus Sulawesi Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus lanceolatus TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus philippensis Philippine Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus philippensis TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus pinskeri Pinsker’s Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus pinskeri TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizaetus nanus Wallace’s Hawk-Eagle Nisaetus nanus TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007
Spizastur melanoleucus Black-and-white Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus melanoleucus TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007, SACC
Oroaetus isidori Black-and-chestnut Eagle Spizaetus isidori TAX Helbig et al 2005, Haring et al    2007, SACC
Gallinula ventralis Black-tailed Nativehen Tribonyx ventralis  TAX Livezey 1998, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Gallinula mortierii Tasmanian Nativehen Tribonyx mortierii  TAX Livezey 1998, Christidis    &  Boles 2008
Grus carunculata Wattled Crane Bugeranus carunculatus TAX Hockey, Dean & Ryan 2005,    Dickinson 2003
Heteroscelus brevipes Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes TAX Pereira & Baker 2005, NACC,    SACC
Heteroscelus incanus Wandering Tattler Tringa incana TAX Pereira & Baker 2005, NACC,    SACC
Catoptrophorus semipalmatus Willet Tringa semipalmata TAX Pereira & Baker 2005, NACC,    SACC
Streptopelia picturata Malagasy Turtle Dove Nesoenas picturata TAX Cheke 2005, BLI
Streptopelia chinensis Spotted Dove Stigmatopelia chinensis TAX Cheke 2005, BLI
Streptopelia senegalensis Laughing Dove Stigmatopelia senegalensis TAX Cheke 2005, BLI
Cacatua leadbeateri Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo Lophochroa leadbeateri  TAX Brown & Toft 1999, Christidis    &  Boles 2008
Podargus inexpectatus Cinnamon Frogmouth Rigidipenna inexpectata  TAX Cleere 2007, BLI
Campylopterus cuvierii Scaly-breasted Hummingbird Phaeochroa cuvierii TAX NACC, SACC
Alcedo cyanopecta Indigo-banded Kingfisher Ceyx cyanopecta TAX Moyle 2007
Alcedo argentata Silvery Kingfisher Ceyx argentata TAX Moyle 2007
Alcedo azurea Azure Kingfisher Ceyx azurea TAX Moyle 2007, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Alcedo websteri Bismarck Kingfisher Ceyx websteri TAX Moyle 2007
Alcedo pusilla Little Kingfisher Ceyx pusilla TAX Moyle 2007, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Leuconerpes candidus White Woodpecker Melanerpes candidus TAX Dickinson 2003, SACC
Picoides mixtus Checkered Woodpecker Veniliornis mixtus TAX Moore et al 2006, SACC
Picoides lignarius Striped Woodpecker Veniliornis lignarius TAX Moore et al 2006, SACC
Upucerthia ruficaudus Straight-billed Earthcreeper Ochetorhynchus ruficaudus TAX Chesser et al 2007, Fjeldså et al    2007, SACC
Upucerthia andaecola Rock Earthcreeper Ochetorhynchus andaecola TAX Chesser et al 2007, Fjeldså et al    2007, SACC
Eremobius phoenicurus Band-tailed Eremobius Ochetorhynchus phoenicurus TAX Chesser et al 2007, Fjeldså et al    2007, SACC
Chilia melanura Crag Chilia Ochetorhynchus melanurus TAX Chesser et al 2007, Fjeldså et al    2007, SACC
Upucerthia harterti Bolivian Earthcreeper Tarphonomus harterti TAX Chesser & Brumfield, 2007,    SACC
Upucerthia certhioides Chaco Earthcreeper Tarphonomus certhioides TAX Chesser & Brumfield, 2007,    SACC
Philydor dimidiatum Planalto Foliage-gleaner Syndactyla dimidiata TAX Robbins & Zimmer 2005, SACC,    BLI
Xiphorhynchus picus Straight-billed Woodcreeper Dendroplex picus TAX Aleixo 2002, Aleixo et al 2007,    SACC
Xiphorhynchus kienerii Zimmer’s Woodcreeper Dendroplex kienerii TAX Aleixo 2002, Aleixo et al 2007,    SACC
Hylophylax poecilinotus Scale-backed Antbird Willisornis poecilinotus TAX Brumfield et al 2007, Agne    &  Pacheco 2007, SACC
Xanthomyza phrygia Regent Honeyeater Anthochaera phrygia  TAX Driskell & Christidis 2004,    Higgins et al 2008, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Certhionyx pectoralis Banded Honeyeater Cissomela pectoralis TAX Driskell & Christidis 2004,    Higgins et al 2008, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Lichenostomus reticulatus Streak-breasted Honeyeater Meliphaga reticulata TAX Driskell & Christidis 2004,    Higgins et al 2008.
Phylidonyris albifrons White-fronted Honeyeater Purnella albifrons TAX Driskell & Christidis 2004,    Higgins et al 2008, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Certhionyx niger Black Honeyeater Sugomel niger TAX Driskell & Christidis 2004,    Higgins et al 2008, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Timeliopsis fallax Green-backed Honeyeater Glycichaera fallax  TAX Driskell & Christidis 2004,    Higgins et al 2008, Christidis &     Boles 2008
Trochocercus nigromitratus Dusky Crested Flycatcher Elminia nigromitrata TAX Dickinson 2003, Sinclair &    Ryan 2003, Coates et al 2006
Trochocercus albiventris White-bellied Crested Flycatcher Elminia albiventris TAX Dickinson 2003, Sinclair &    Ryan 2003, Coates et al 2006
Trochocercus albonotatus Trochocercus albonotatus Elminia albonotata TAX Dickinson 2003, Sinclair & Ryan    2003, Coates et al 2006
Monarcha axillaris Black Monarch Symposiarchus axillaris TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha leucotis White-eared Monarch Carterornis leucotis TAX Filardi & Moyle 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha pileatus White-naped Monarch Carterornis pileatus TAX Inferred from Filardi & Moyle    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha guttula Spot-winged Monarch Symposiarchus guttula TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha mundus Black-bibbed Monarch Symposiarchus mundus TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha sacerdotum Flores Monarch Symposiarchus sacerdotum TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha boanensis Black-chinned Monarch Symposiarchus boanensis TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha trivirgatus Spectacled Monarch Symposiarchus trivirgatus TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha bimaculatus Moluccan Monarch Symposiarchus bimaculatus TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha leucurus White-tailed Monarch Symposiarchus leucurus TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha everetti White-tipped Monarch Symposiarchus everetti TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha loricatus Black-tipped Monarch Symposiarchus loricatus TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha julianae Kofiau Monarch Symposiarchus julianae TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha brehmii Biak Monarch Symposiarchus brehmii TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha manadensis Hooded Monarch Symposiarchus manadensis TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha infelix Manus Monarch Symposiarchus infelix TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha menckei Mussau Monarch Symposiarchus menckei TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha verticalis Black-tailed Monarch Symposiarchus verticalis TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha barbatus Solomons Monarch Symposiarchus barbatus TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha browni Kulambangra Monarch Symposiarchus browni TAX Filardi & Smith 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha viduus White-collared Monarch Symposiarchus vidua TAX Inferred from Filardi & Smith    2005, Christidis &  Boles 2008
Monarcha chrysomela Golden Monarch Carterornis chrysomela TAX Filardi & Moyle 2005,    Christidis &  Boles 2008
Corvus monedula Western Jackdaw Coloeus monedula TAX Rasmussen & Anderton 2005
Corvus dauuricus Daurian Jackdaw Coloeus dauuricus TAX Rasmussen & Anderton 2005
Poecilodryas albispecularis Ashy Robin Heteromyias albispecularis TAX Boles 2007c
Poecilodryas cinereifrons Grey-headed Robin Heteromyias cinereifrons TAX Christidis & Boles, 2008, BLI
Mirafra africanoides Fawn-colored Lark Calendulauda africanoides TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Mirafra alopex Foxy Lark Calendulauda alopex TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Mirafra poecilosterna Pink-breasted Lark Calendulauda poecilosterna TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Mirafra sabota Sabota Lark Calendulauda sabota TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Certhilauda albescens Karoo Lark Calendulauda albescens TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Certhilauda erythrochlamys Dune Lark Calendulauda erythrochlamys TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Certhilauda barlowi Barlow’s Lark Calendulauda barlowi TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Certhilauda burra Red Lark Calendulauda burra TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Ammomanes grayi Gray’s Lark Ammomanopsis     grayi  TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Eremalauda starki Stark’s Lark Spizocorys starki TAX de Juana et al 2004, Hockey, Dean    & Ryan 2005
Apalis pulchra Black-collared Apalis Oreolais pulchra TAX Nguembock et al (2008)
Apalis ruwenzorii Ruwenzori Apalis Oreolais ruwenzorii TAX Nguembock et al (2008)
Phyllastrephus scandens Red-tailed Leaflove Pyrrhurus scandens TAX Fishpool & Tobias 2005,    Sinclair & Ryan 2003, BLI
Criniger finschii Finsch’s Bulbul Alophoixus finschii TAX Fishpool & Tobias 2005, BLI
Criniger flaveolus White-throated Bulbul Alophoixus flaveolus TAX Fishpool & Tobias 2005, BLI
Criniger pallidus Puff-throated Bulbul Alophoixus pallidus TAX Fishpool & Tobias 2005, BLI
Criniger ochraceus Ochraceous Bulbul Alophoixus ochraceus TAX Fishpool & Tobias 2005, BLI
Criniger bres Grey-cheeked Bulbul Alophoixus bres TAX Fishpool & Tobias 2005, BLI
Criniger phaeocephalus Yellow-bellied Bulbul Alophoixus phaeocephalus TAX Fishpool & Tobias 2005, BLI
Bathmocercus winifredae Winifred’s Warbler Sceptomycter winifredae  TAX Ryan et al 2006
Parisoma buryi Yemen Warbler Sylvia buryi TAX Shirihai 2001, Bairlein et al    2006, BLI
Parisoma lugens Brown Parisoma Sylvia lugens TAX Shirihai 2001, Bairlein et al    2006, BLI
Parisoma subcaeruleum Chestnut-vented Tit-babbler Sylvia subcaerulea TAX Shirihai 2001, Bairlein et al    2006, BLI
Parisoma layardi Layard’s Tit-babbler Sylvia layardi TAX Shirihai 2001, Bairlein et al    2006, BLI
Parisoma boehmi Banded Parisoma Sylvia boehmi TAX Shirihai 2001, Bairlein et al    2006, BLI
Stachyris speciosa Flame-templed Babbler Dasycrotapha speciosa TAX Collar & Robson 2007, BLI
Macronous gularis Pin-striped Tit-Babbler Macronus gularis GEN H&M 3rd corrigendum 8
Macronous bornensis Bold-striped Tit-Babbler Macronus bornensis GEN H&M 3rd corrigendum 8
Macronous flavicollis Grey-cheeked Tit-Babbler Macronus flavicollis GEN H&M 3rd corrigendum 8
Macronous kelleyi Grey-faced Tit-Babbler Macronus kelleyi GEN H&M 3rd corrigendum 8
Macronous striaticeps Brown Tit-Babbler Macronus striaticeps GEN H&M 3rd corrigendum 8
Macronous ptilosus Fluffy-backed Tit-Babbler Macronus ptilosus GEN H&M 3rd corrigendum 8
Moupinia altirostris Jerdon’s Babbler Chrysomma altirostre TAX Collar & Robson 2007,    Rasmussen & Anderton 2005, BLI
Thryomanes sissonii Socorro Wren Troglodytes sissonii TAX Martínez Gómez et al 2005, NACC
Mimodes graysoni Socorro Mockingbird Mimus graysoni TAX Barber et al 2004, NACC
Nesomimus parvulus Galapagos Mockingbird Mimus parvulus TAX Arbogast et al 2006, SACC
Nesomimus trifasciatus Floreana Mockingbird Mimus trifasciatus TAX Arbogast et al 2006, SACC
Nesomimus macdonaldi Hood Mockingbird Mimus macdonaldi TAX Arbogast et al 2006, SACC
Nesomimus melanotis San Cristobal Mockingbird Mimus melanotis TAX Arbogast et al 2006, SACC
Sturnus burmannicus Vinous-breasted Starling Acridotheres burmannicus TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus nigricollis Black-collared Starling Gracupica nigricollis TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus contra Pied Myna Gracupica contra TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus sturninus Daurian Starling Agropsar sturninus TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus philippensis Chestnut-cheeked Starling Agropsar philippensis TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus sinensis White-shouldered Starling Sturnia sinensis TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus malabaricus Chestnut-tailed Starling Sturnia  malabarica  TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus erythropygius White-headed Starling Sturnia erythropygia  TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus blythii Malabar Starling Sturnia blythii TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus pagodarum Brahminy Starling Sturnia pagodarum TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus albofrontatus White-faced Starling Sturnornis albofrontatus  TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus roseus Rosy Starling Pastor roseus TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008,  BOU
Sturnus sericeus Red-billed Starling Spodiopsar sericeus TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Sturnus cineraceus White-cheeked Starling Spodiopsar cineraceus TAX Lovette et al 2008, Zuccon et al    2008
Saroglossa aurata Madagascar Starling Hartlaubius auratus  TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Lamprotornis corruscus Black-bellied Starling Notopholia corruscus  TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Lamprotornis purpureiceps Purple-headed Starling Hylopsar purpureiceps  TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Lamprotornis cupreocauda Copper-tailed Starling Hylopsar cupreocauda  TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Cinnyricinclus femoralis Abbott’s Starling Poeoptera femoralis TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Spreo fischeri Fischer’s Starling Lamprotornis fischeri TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Spreo bicolor Pied Starling Lamprotornis bicolor TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Spreo albicapillus White-crowned Starling Lamprotornis albicapillus TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Pholia sharpii Sharpe’s Starling Poeoptera sharpii TAX Lovette & Rubenstein 2007
Modulatrix orostruthus Dappled Mountain-robin Arcanator orostruthus TAX Collar & Robson 2007
Platycichla flavipes Yellow-legged Thrush Turdus flavipes TAX Voelker et al 2007, SACC
Platycichla leucops Pale-eyed Thrush Turdus leucops TAX Voelker et al 2007, SACC
Brachypteryx stellata Gould’s Shortwing Heteroxenicus stellatus TAX Rasmussen    & Anderton 2005, Collar 2005.
Alethe poliophrys Red-throated Alethe Pseudalethe poliophrys TAX Beresford 2003, Collar 2005
Alethe poliocephala Brown-chested Alethe Pseudalethe poliocephala TAX Beresford 2003, Collar 2005
Alethe fuelleborni White-chested Alethe Pseudalethe fuelleborni TAX Beresford 2003, Collar 2005
Alethe choloensis Thyolo Alethe Pseudalethe choloensis TAX Beresford 2003, Collar 2005
Cercotrichas leucosticta Forest Scrub Robin Erythropygia  leucosticta TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas barbata Miombo Scrub Robin Erythropygia barbata TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas quadrivirgata Bearded Scrub Robin Erythropygia quadrivirgata TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas signata Brown Scrub Robin Erythropygia signata TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas hartlaubi Brown-backed Scrub Robin Erythropygia hartlaubi TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas leucophrys White-browed Scrub Robin Erythropygia leucophrys TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas galactotes Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin Erythropygia galactotes TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas paena Kalahari Scrub Robin Erythropygia paena TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Cercotrichas coryphaeus Karoo Scrub Robin Erythropygia coryphaeus TAX Collar 2005, BLI.
Saxicola bifasciata Buff-streaked Chat Campicoloides bifasciatus TAX Collar 2005.
Cercomela sordida Moorland Chat Pinarochroa sordida TAX Collar 2005
Myrmecocichla albifrons White-fronted Black Chat Pentholaea  albifrons TAX Collar 2005
Myrmecocichla arnotti Arnot’s Chat Pentholaea  arnotti TAX Collar 2005
Pseudocossyphus imerina Littoral Rock Thrush Monticola imerina TAX Outlaw et al 2007, Collar 2005,    BLI.
Pseudocossyphus sharpei Forest Rock Thrush Monticola sharpei TAX Outlaw et al 2007, Collar 2005,    BLI.
Pseudocossyphus erythronotus Amber Mountain Rock Thrush Monticola erythronotus TAX Outlaw et al 2007, Collar 2005,    BLI.
Pseudocossyphus bensoni Benson’s Rock Thrush Monticola bensoni TAX Outlaw et al 2007, Collar 2005,    BLI.
Ficedula monileger White-gorgeted Flycatcher Anthipes monileger TAX Outlaw & Voelker 2006
Ficedula solitaris Rufous-browed Flycatcher Anthipes solitaris TAX Outlaw & Voelker 2006
Lonchura cantans African Silverbill Euodice cantans TAX Sinclair & Ryan 2003, Fry 2004
Lonchura malabarica Indian Silverbill Euodice malabarica TAX Rasmussen & Anderton 2005
Lonchura griseicapilla Grey-headed Silverbill Odontospiza griseicapilla TAX Sinclair & Ryan 2003, Fry 2004
Chamaethlypis poliocephala Grey-crowned Yellowthroat Geothlypis poliocephala TAX NACC, Dickinson 2003
Phlogothraupis sanguinolenta Crimson-collared Tanager Ramphocelus sanguinolentus TAX NACC, Dickinson 2003
Poospiza garleppi Cochabamba Mountain Finch Compsospiza garleppi TAX Klicka et al 2007, SACC
Poospiza baeri Tucuman Mountain Finch Compsospiza baeri TAX Klicka et al 2007, SACC
Hieraaetus fasciatus Bonelli’s Hawk-Eagle Aquila fasciatus TAX Helbig 2005, Lerner & Mindell    2005; Bunce et al 2005
Aquila wahlbergi Wahlberg’s Eagle Hieraaetus wahlbergi TAX Helbig 2005, Lerner & Mindell    2005
Latoucheornis siemsseni Slaty Bunting Emberiza siemsseni TAX Alstrom et al. 2008
Melophus lathami Crested Bunting Emberiza lathami TAX Alstrom et al. 2008
Oligura castaneocoronata Chestnut-headed Tesia Tesia castaneocoronata TAX Rasmussen and Anderton 2005