Emberiza

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"Onychospiza" redirects here. As invalidly established by Nikolai Przhevalsky in 1876, it refers to the white-rumped snowfinch.
Emberiza
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Yellowhammer (E. citrinella)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Emberizidae
Genus: Emberiza
Linnaeus, 1758
Species

About 40, see text

Synonyms

Onychospina Bonaparte, 1853
Onychospiza Rey, 1872 (unjustified emendation)

Emberiza is a genus of passerine birds of the bunting family Emberizidae.

List of species[edit]