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Icteroidae[1]
Temporal range: Possibly 15 mya-present
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Diversity of Icteroidae.
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Clade: Nine-primaried oscines
Epifamily: Icteroidae
Vigors, 1825
Groups
Synonyms

Emberizoidae (Brehm, 1828)
Emberizidae (sensu lato)
Fringillidae (sensu lato)

Icteroidae formerly, Emberizoidae, is an epifamily of nine-primaried oscines. It contains most of the nine-primaried oscines, except the Fringillidae finches. Many were formerly members of Emberizidae or Fringillidae.

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References

  1. ^ John H. Boyd III (September 14, 2011). "CORE PASSEROIDEA III: Calcariidae, Lamprospizidae, Parulidae, Icteridae". TiF Checklist. Retrieved 7-08-2020.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
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