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Petroica is a Genus within the kingdom Animalia, family Petroicidae. More than 40 species and subspecies of Petroica have been described.

Petroica Swainson, 1829
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Petroicidae
Genus: Petroica Swainson, 1829

Vernacular Names

  • Chinese: 鸲鹟属
  • Finnish: Kaunosiepot
  • Russian: Петроики


Higher Taxa