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Dapplethroat and allies
Arcanator orostruthus
Dapple-throat, Arcanator orostruthus
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Clade: Basal Passeroidea
Family: Modulatricidae
Vigors, 1825
Species
Synonyms

Promeropidae
Muscicapidae
Timaliidae
Arcanatoridae

Arcanatoridae is a family of birds that includes the Dapple-throat, the Spot-throat and the Grey-chested Kakamega.[1]

Taxonomy

They were formerly included in Promeropidae until August 27.Template:TiFchanges They are sister to the sugarbirds, both are basal Passeroidea.[1]

Species

References

  1. ^ a b "BASAL PASSEROIDEA: Promeropidae, Dicaeidae, Nectariniidae, Irenidae, and Chloropseidae". TiF Checklist. December 14, 2011. Retrieved 24-07-2019.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)


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