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Yellow-breasted Chat
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Clade: Nine-primaried oscines
Epifamily: Icteroidae
Clade: Blackbird and warbler group
Family: Icteridae
Subfamily: Icteriinae
Baird, 1858[2]
Genus: Icteria
Vieillot, 1808
Species: I. virens
Binomial name
Icteria virens
(Linnaeus, 1758)

Yellow-breasted Chat, Icteria virens is a species of icterid that was once classified as a warbler. Genetic evidence suggests it might be an icterid. It is the only species in the Icteriinae subfamily and Icteria genus.

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References

  1. ^ "Icteria virens". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ John H. Boyd III (September 12, 2011). "CORE PASSEROIDEA IV: Emberizidae and Passerellidae". TiF Checklist. Retrieved 8-07-2020.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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