Taxon profile


Chestnut-breasted Munia
Lonchura castaneothorax castaneothorax (Gould, 1837)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Estrildidae - waxbills, munias and allies »  genus Lonchura »  species Lonchura castaneothorax - Chestnut-breasted Munia

Scientific synonyms

Amadina castaneothorax Gould, 1837
Donacola bivittata Reichenbach, 1862
Donacola castaneothorax northi Mathews, 1923
Donacola lepidothorax Cayley, 1926
Donacola lipidothorax Mathews, 1930
Lonchura thorpei Mathews, 1913
Munia castaneothorax apsleyi Mathews, 1912
Munia castaneothorax assimilis Mathews, 1910
Munia castaneothorax gangi Mathews, 1912
Weebongia albiventer Lesson, 1845

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [9122385e-b7e0-4d95-9456-aca579829fe2]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Lonchura castaneothorax castaneothorax (Gould, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Lonchura castaneothorax castaneothorax (Gould, 1837)]
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 Lonchura castaneothorax castaneothorax]
Data retrieved on: 25 April 2013

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