Troglodytes sissonii

The Socorro Wren is a species of bird in the Troglodytidae family. It is endemic to Socorro Island, Mexico. It was formerly placed in Thryomanes but was moved to Troglodytes considering manners, song, plumage, etc.

The Troglodytes sissonii is classified as Near Threatened (NT), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.

to form a superspecies with Troglodytes sissonii in Thryomanes, with suggestion that they might even be conspecific; current information suggests present species may be closely related to Thryothorus ludovicianus. Other proposed races: from S California (USA), correctus (San Benito County S to San Diego), nesophilus (islands of Santa Rosa, Santa Cruz and .. View all taxonomy...Taxonomy: Troglodytes bewickii Audubon,1827. five miles from St Francesville, Louisiana, USA. Taxonomy complex and highly disputed. More

* Socorro Wren, Troglodytes sissonii - formerly included in T. aedon * Cobb's Wren, Troglodytes cobbi - formerly included in T. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Troglodytidae
Genus : Troglodytes
Species : sissonii
Authority : (Grayson, 1868)