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Southern Cassowary
Casuarius casuarius (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Casuariiformes »  family Casuariidae - cassowaries »  genus Casuarius

Scientific synonyms

Casuarius australis Wall, 1854
Casuarius bicarunculatus intermedius
Casuarius bicarunculatus tricarunculatus
Casuarius casuarius altijugus (Sclater, 1878)
Casuarius casuarius aruensis (Schlegel, 1866)
Casuarius casuarius beccarii (Sclater, 1875)
Casuarius casuarius bicarunculatus (Sclater, 1860)
Casuarius casuarius bistriatus (Oort, 1907)
Casuarius casuarius casuarius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Casuarius casuarius chimaera (Rothschild, 1904)

Other names

= Cassowary
= Double-wattled Cassowary

IUCN category:Vulnerable

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Taxon in country check-lists

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [a1408f1a-50e5-4f9c-8cdf-bd6f27a12828]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Casuarius casuarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Australian Faunal Directory [c11b25b7-a092-4b00-b758-884c4002a5e7]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Casuarius casuarius johnsonii F. Müller, 1866]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [4]

Bird Life [http://www.birdlife.org] [as Casuarius casuarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [http://www.worldbirdnames.org/] [as Casuarius casuarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22678108]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Casuarius casuarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Casuarius casuarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementsche...], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Casuarius casuarius]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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