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Myzomela

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Passeri
Parvordo: Corvida
Superfamilia: Meliphagoidea
Familia: Meliphagidae
Genus: Myzomela
Species: M. adolphinae - M. albigula - M. blasii - M. boiei -M. caledonica - M. cardinalis -M. chermesina - M. chloroptera -M. cineracea - M. cruentata -M. dammermani - M. eichhorni - M. eques - M. erythrocephala - M. erythromelas - M. jugularis - M. kuehni - M. lafargei - M. malaitae - M. melanocephala - M. nigrita - M. obscura - M. pammelaena - M. pulchella - M. rosenbergii - M. rubratra - M. sanguinolenta - M. sclateri - M. tristrami - M. vulnerata -M. wakoloensis

Name

Myzomela Vigors & Horsfield, 1827

Reference

Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (1) 15(1826) p.318

Myzomela is a genus of bird in the honeyeater family Meliphagidae. It is the largest genus of honeyeaters, with 31 species, and the most geographically widespread. It ranges from Indonesia to Australia and into the islands of the Pacific Ocean as far as Micronesia and Samoa. It contains the following species:

* Mountain Myzomela (Myzomela adolphinae)
* White-chinned Myzomela (Myzomela albigula)
* Drab Myzomela (Myzomela blasii)
* Banda Myzomela (Myzomela boiei)
* New Caledonian Myzomela (Myzomela caledonica)
* Cardinal Myzomela (Myzomela cardinalis)
* Rotuma Myzomela (Myzomela chermesina)
* Sulawesi Myzomela (Myzomela chloroptera)
* Red Myzomela (Myzomela cruentata)
* Sumba Myzomela (Myzomela dammermani)
* Yellow-vented Myzomela (Myzomela eichhorni)
* Red-throated Myzomela (Myzomela eques)
* Red-headed Myzomela (Myzomela erythrocephala)
* Black-bellied Myzomela (Myzomela erythromelas)
* Orange-breasted Myzomela (Myzomela jugularis)
* Crimson-hooded Myzomela (Myzomela kuehni)
* Scarlet-naped Myzomela (Myzomela lafargei)
* Red-bellied Myzomela (Myzomela malaitae)
* Black-headed Myzomela (Myzomela melanocephala)
* Black Myzomela (Myzomela nigrita)
* Ebony Myzomela (Myzomela pammelaena)
* Olive-yellow Myzomela (Myzomela pulchella)
* Red-collared Myzomela (Myzomela rosenbergii)
* Micronesian Myzomela (Myzomela rubratra)
* Scarlet-bibbed Myzomela (Myzomela sclateri)
* Sooty Myzomela (Myzomela tristrami)
* Red-rumped Myzomela (Myzomela vulnerata)
* Wakolo Myzomela (Myzomela wakoloensis)
* Dusky Honeyeater (Myzomela obscura)
* Scarlet Honeyeater (Myzomela sanguinolenta)

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