Taxon profile


Australian Bustard
Ardeotis australis (J. E. Gray, 1829)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Otidiformes »  family Otididae - bustards »  genus Ardeotis

Scientific synonyms

Otis australis J.E. Gray, 1829
Choriotis australis
Otis australasianus Gould, 1841
Choriotis australis derbyi Mathews, 1912
Austrotis australis melvillensis Mathews, 1915
Otis novaehollandiae Leichhardt, 1847

Other names

= Bush Turkey#

Least Concern


Ardeotis australis - Australian Bustard

Author: Petr Baum

Ardeotis australis - Australian Bustard

Author: Petr Baum

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22691940]

Bird Life [] [as Ardeotis australis (Gray, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [3a0e99fe-fe4d-4be0-a748-8d09e4bcdb98]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Ardeotis australis (J.E. Gray, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [53716]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Ardeotis australis J. E. Gray, 1829]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Ardeotis australis (Gray, JE, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Ardeotis australis (J. E. Gray, 1829)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Ardeotis australis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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