Taxon profile


Brown-headed Honeyeater
Melithreptus brevirostris brevirostris (Vigors & Horsfield, 1827)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Meliphagidae - honeyeaters »  genus Melithreptus »  species Melithreptus brevirostris - Brown-headed Honeyeater

Scientific synonyms

Meliphaga brevirostris Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Melithreptus atricapillus submagnirostris Mathews, 1912
Melithreptus breviceps De Vis, 1884 (nomen nudum) n

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [4fb20583-4842-415c-badc-70368457bb4d]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Melithreptus brevirostris brevirostris (Vigors & Horsfield, 1827)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Melithreptus brevirostris brevirostris (Vigors & Horsfield, 1827)]
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 Melithreptus brevirostris brevirostris]
Data retrieved on: 25 April 2013

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