Irenidae

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesPasseriformes

  • 18,751

    Occurrences
  • 14

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Irenidae

Common names

  • Fairy-bluebirds eng
  • leafbirds, ioras eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Passeriformes
family
Irenidae
genus
2
species
14
 
complete classification

Bibliography

Haeckel, E. 1879. Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates.

Stephen C. Barker,Eberhard Mey (06/2014) A new Brueelia species (Insecta, Phthiraptera, Ischnocera, Philopteridae) living on Fairy-bluebirds (Irenidae), with remarks on the genus Brueelia Kéler, 1936 sensu lato
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/68837

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.