Taxon profile


Splendid Fairywren
Malurus splendens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Maluridae - Australasian wrens

Other names

= Splendid Fairy-wren

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Malurus splendens emmottorum Schodde & Mason, 1999
subspecies Malurus splendens melanotus Gould, 1841
subspecies Malurus splendens musgravi Mathews, 1922
subspecies Malurus splendens splendens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [5193]

Bird Life [] [as Malurus splendens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Malurus splendens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22703740]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Malurus splendens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Malurus splendens (Quoy et Gaimard, 1830)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Malurus splendens]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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