Taxon profile


White-cheeked Honeyeater
Phylidonyris niger niger (Bechstein, 1811)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Meliphagidae - honeyeaters »  genus Phylidonyris »  species Phylidonyris niger - White-cheeked Honeyeater

Scientific synonyms

Certhia nigra Bechstein, 1811
Meliornis nigra herbertoni Mathews, 1912
Meliphaga sericea Gould, 1837
Meliphaga sericeola Gould, 1838
Melithreptus ater Vieillot, 1817

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [948b57b9-a210-4ad4-af08-d14ceafe220f]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Phylidonyris niger niger (Bechstein, 1811)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Phylidonyris niger niger (Bechstein, 1811)]
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 Phylidonyris niger niger]
Data retrieved on: 27 April 2013

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