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Megalurus Horsfield, 1821

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Locustellidae - grassbirds and allies

Scientific synonyms

Dulciornis Mathews, 1912

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Megalurus palustris Horsfield, 1821 - Warbler
species Megalurus pryeri Seebohm, 1884 - Japanese Marsh Warbler
species Megalurus rufescens (Buller, 1869) - Chatham Islands Fernbird

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [6fb99064-7e5b-4b21-9a7d-5783bb2de38e]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Megalurus Horsfield, 1821]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Megalurus Horsfield, 1821]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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extinct taxon