Taxon profile


Buff-banded Rail
Gallirallus philippensis mellori (Mathews, 1912)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Gruiformes »  family Rallidae - flufftails »  genus Gallirallus »  species Gallirallus philippensis - Buff-banded Rail

Scientific synonyms

Eulabeornis philippensis mellori Mathews, 1912
Eulabeornis philippensis yorki Mathews, 1913
Hypotaenidia australis Pelzeln, 1873
Hypotaenidia philippensis norfolkensis Mathews, G.M., 1931
Rallus pectoralis Gould, 1848


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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [ddde9c7e-ee5d-4aed-b438-fb93dd9e6d77]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Gallirallus philippensis mellori (Mathews, 1912)]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Gallirallus philippensis mellori (Mathews, 1912)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Gallirallus philippensis mellori]
Data retrieved on: 25 April 2013

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