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Painted Bunting

Passerina ciris

Painted Bunting

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Cardinalidae
  • Polytypic 2 Subspecies

Authors: Schulenberg, Thomas S.

References

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Lanyon, S. M., and C. F. Thompson. 1984. Visual displays and their context in the Painted Bunting. Wilson Bulletin 96: 396-407.

Lowther, P. E., S. M. Lanyon, and C. W. Thompson. 1999. Painted Bunting
(Passerina ciris)
, The Birds of North America Online (A. Poole, Ed.).
Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; Retrieved from the Birds of North
America Online: http://bna.birds.cornell.edu/bna/species/398

Mlodinow, S. G., and R. A. Hamilton. 2005. Vagrancy of Painted Bunting
(Passerina ciris) in the United States, Canada, and Bermuda. North
American Birds 59: 172-183.

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Sykes, P. W., Jr., and S. Holzman. 2005. Current range of the eastern population of Painted Bunting (Passerina ciris). Part 1: Breeding. North American Birds 59: 4-17.

Sykes, P. W., Jr., S. Holzman, and E. E. Iñigo-Elias. 2007. Current range of
the eastern population of Painted Bunting (Passerina ciris). Part II:
Winter range. North American Birds 61: 378-406.

Thompson, C. W. 1991a. The sequence of molts and plumages in Painted
Buntings and implications for delayed plumage maturation. Condor 93:
209-235.

Thompson, C. W. 1991b. Is the Painted Bunting actually two species? Problems
determining species limits between allopatric populations. Condor 93:
987-1000.

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, Thomas S.. 2009. Painted Bunting (Passerina ciris), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: http://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/portal/species/overview?p_p_spp=36568