Wrens Troglodytes troglodytes, photographed by Sonja Kübelbeck.

Belongs within: Troglodytidae.

The wren or winter wren Troglodytes troglodytes is found throughout the Holarctic, and is the only species of Troglodytidae found in Eurasia.

<==Nannus Billberg 1828B94
    `--*N. troglodytes (Linnaeus 1758)L03, M02 [=Motacilla troglodytesL03, Sylvia trogloditesJ23, Troglodytes troglodytesM02]
         |--T. t. troglodytesL03
         |--T. t. islandicus Hartert 1907L03
         |--T. t. juniperi Hartert 1922L03
         |--T. t. kabylorum Hartert 1910L03
         |--T. t. mosukei Momiyama 1923I92
         |--T. t. neglectus Brooke 1872L03
         |--T. t. ogawae Hartert 1910L03
         |--T. t. orii Yamashina 1939I92
         |--T. t. pacificus Rea 1986 [incl. T. t. muiri Rea 1986]L03
         |--T. t. szetchuanus Hartert 1910L03
         `--T. t. taivanus Hartert 1910L03

*Type species of generic name indicated


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[I92] Iwahashi, J. (ed.) 1992. Reddo Deeta Animaruzu: a pictorial of Japanese fauna facing extinction. JICC: Tokyo.

[J23] James, E. 1823. Account of an Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains, performed in the years 1819 and ’20, by order of the Hon. J. C. Calhoun, sec’y of war: under the command of Major Stephen H. Long. From the notes of Major Long, Mr. T. Say, and other gentlemen of the exploring party vol. 1. H. C. Carey & I. Lea: Philadelphia.

[L03] LeCroy, M. 2003. Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History. Part 5. Passeriformes: Alaudidae, Hirundinidae, Motacillidae, Campephagidae, Pycnonotidae, Irenidae, Laniidae, Vangidae, Bombycillidae, Dulidae, Cinclidae, Troglodytidae, and Mimidae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 278: 1–156.

[M02] Mlíkovský, J. 2002. Cenozoic Birds of the World. Part 1: Europe. Ninox Press: Praha.

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