Taxon profile


Shy Heathwren
Calamanthus cautus (Gould, 1843)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Acanthizidae - Australasian warblers and pachycare »  genus Calamanthus

Scientific synonyms

Hylacola cauta Gould, 1843
Hylacola cautus Gould, 1843
Sericornis cautus (Gould, 1843)

Other names

= Shy Hylacola

Least Concern

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Calamanthus cautus cautus (Gould, 1843)
subspecies Calamanthus cautus halmaturinus (Mathews, 1912)
subspecies Calamanthus cautus macrorhynchus Schodde & Mason, 1999
subspecies Calamanthus cautus whitlocki (Mathews, 1912)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22704614]

Bird Life [] [as Calamanthus cautus (Gould, 1843)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [44d592d1-9a0d-42ef-8475-71237539e371]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hylacola cautus (Gould, 1843)]
Data retrieved on: 1 February 2015
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [59802]

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 Calamanthus cautus Gould, 1843]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Calamanthus cautus (Gould, 1843)]
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 Hylacola cautus Gould, 1843]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Hylacola cauta]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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