Taxon profile


Royal Spoonbill
Platalea regia Gould, 1838

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Pelecaniformes »  family Threskiornithidae - ibises and spoonbills »  genus Platalea

Scientific synonyms

Platalea melanorhynchos Reichenbach, 1845
Platalea regia stalkeri Mathews, 1912

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [1ce224e1-fc7d-4373-ab42-e2e88633d891]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Platalea regia Gould, 1838]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3803]

Bird Life [] [as Platalea regia Gould, 1838]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Platalea regia Gould, 1838]
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 Platalea regia Gould, 1838]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Platalea regia]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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