Taxon profile


Lewin's Honeyeater
Meliphaga lewinii lewinii (Swainson, 1837)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Meliphagidae - honeyeaters »  genus Meliphaga »  species Meliphaga lewinii - Lewin's Honeyeater

Scientific synonyms

Meliphaga chrysotis Lewin, 1808
Meliphaga lewini Anon., 1926
Ptilotis lewinii Swainson, 1837
Ptilotis lewinii nea Mathews, 1912

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [a66dbb12-3221-46bd-bd1a-5c8712a3cbc4]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Meliphaga lewinii lewinii (Swainson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Meliphaga lewinii lewinii (Swainson, 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 Meliphaga lewinii lewinii]
Data retrieved on: 25 April 2013

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