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 Gerygone hypoxantha
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This taxon is Not Recognised as a species by BirdLife International.

Taxonomic source(s)
Morony, J. J.; Bock, W. J.; Farrand, J. 1975. Reference list of the birds of the world. Department of Ornithology, American Museum of Natural History, New York.

Taxonomic note
Gerygone hypoxantha, treated as a species in Collar and Andrew (1988) and subsequently, is now considered a subspecies of G. magnirostris following Sibley and Monroe (1990, 1993).

Further web sources of information
Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Gerygone hypoxantha. Downloaded from on 26/10/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 26/10/2016.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Not Recognised
Family Acanthizidae (Thornbills and gerygones)
Species name author Salvadori, 1878