Taxon profile


Tawny-crowned Honeyeater
Gliciphila melanops melanops (Latham, 1802)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Meliphagidae - honeyeaters »  genus Gliciphila »  species Gliciphila melanops - Tawny-crowned Honeyeater

Scientific synonyms

Certhia melinora Bechstein, 1811
Certhia mellivora Shaw, 1812
Gliciphila melanops braba Mathews, 1912
Gliciphila melanops chandleri Mathews, 1912
Gliciphila melanops crassirostris Mathews, 1912
Gliciphila melanops westernensis Mathews, 1912
Meliphaga albiventris Stephens, 1826
Meliphaga fulvifrons Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Philedon rubrifrons Lesson, 1830

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [c9aa3d7e-8b90-4bcd-8430-367733ba24be]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Gliciphila melanops melanops (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Gliciphila melanops melanops (Latham, 1801)]
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 Gliciphila melanops melanops]
Data retrieved on: 27 April 2013

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