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Category:Emberizidae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Emberizidae


Old World Buntings. They are seed-eaters, as evidenced by possessing relatively large, strong bills.


Emberizidae is a family in the order Passeriformes.
The Longspurs and Snow Buntings have been moved to their own family Calcariidae. The New World Buntings and Sparrows have also been moved to their own family, Passerellidae and with the 2012 Clements update around 40 genera have been moved to the tanager family Thraupidae.

Family Emberizidae viewedit

Genus Melophus viewedit
M. lathami Crested Bunting

Genus Latoucheornis viewedit
L. siemsseni Slaty Bunting

Genus Emberiza viewedit
E. citrinella Yellowhammer
E. leucocephalos Pine Bunting
E. cirlus Cirl Bunting
E. koslowi Tibetan Bunting
E. cia Rock Bunting
E. godlewskii Godlewski's Bunting
E. cioides Meadow Bunting
E. jankowskii Jankowski's Bunting
E. buchanani Grey-necked Bunting
E. cineracea Cinereous Bunting
E. hortulana Ortolan Bunting
E. stewarti White-capped Bunting
E. caesia Cretzschmar's Bunting
E. sahari House Bunting
E. striolata Striolated Bunting
E. impetuani Lark-like Bunting
E. tahapisi Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
E. goslingi Gosling's Bunting
E. socotrana Socotra Bunting
E. capensis Cape Bunting
E. vincenti Vincent's Bunting
E. yessoensis Ochre-rumped Bunting
E. tristrami Tristram's Bunting
E. fucata Chestnut-eared Bunting
E. chrysophrys Yellow-browed Bunting
E. pusilla Little Bunting
E. rustica Rustic Bunting
E. elegans Yellow-throated Bunting
E. aureola Yellow-breasted Bunting
E. flaviventris Golden-breasted Bunting
E. poliopleura Somali Bunting
E. affinis Brown-rumped Bunting
E. cabanisi Cabanis's Bunting
E. rutila Chestnut Bunting
E. melanocephala Black-headed Bunting
E. bruniceps Red-headed Bunting
E. sulphurata Yellow Bunting
E. spodocephala Black-faced Bunting
E. variabilis Grey Bunting
E. pallasi Pallas's Bunting
E. schoeniclus Reed Bunting
E. calandra Corn Bunting


This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.