Taxon profile


Acanthorhynchus Gould, 1837

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Meliphagidae - honeyeaters

Scientific synonyms

Acanthorynchus Lichtenstein, 1854
Leptoglossus Swainson, 1837

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Acanthorhynchus superciliosus Gould, 1837 - Western Spinebill
species Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Latham, 1802) - Eastern Spinebill

Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris - Eastern Spinebill

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [598cf85c-985e-4679-9f39-55f91d24b742]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Acanthorhynchus Gould, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Acanthorhynchus Gould, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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