Meliphaga fusca deserticola Salomonsen

Mary, 2011, Type Specimens Of Birds In The American Museum Of Natural History Part 9. Passeriformes: Zosteropidae And Meliphagidae, Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 2011 (348), pp. 1-193: 87

publication ID

0003-0090

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scientific name

Meliphaga fusca deserticola Salomonsen
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Meliphaga fusca deserticola Salomonsen  

Meliphaga fusca deserticola Salomonsen, 1966a: 6   (Margaret River, Kimberley Division, northern Western Australia).

Now Lichenostomus flavescens flavescens (Gould, 1840)   . See Schodde and Mason, 1999: 253–254, Christidis and Boles, 2008: 185–191, and Higgins et al., 2008: 608.

HOLOTYPE: AMNH 695517 View Materials , adult male, collected at Margaret River Crossing (5 Margaret River), 18.29S, 126.36E ( Storr, 1966: 61), Kimberley Division, Western Australia, Australia, on 20 April 1902, by J.T. Tunney (no. R435). From the Rothschild Collection. GoogleMaps  

COMMENTS: Salomonsen cited the AMNH number of the holotype in the original description and gave the range as ‘‘ Margaret River .’’ There is one paratype: AMNH 695518 View Materials , male, collected on the Margaret River , 20 April 1902 by Tunney (no. R434). These two specimens had been in the Tunney collection reported on by Hartert (1905a: 234) and had been part of the Rothschild share of the collection   ; they had not been in the Mathews Collection. See Storr (1966: 59– 65) for Tunney’s itinerary.

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Meliphagidae

Genus

Meliphaga

Loc

Meliphaga fusca deserticola Salomonsen

Mary 2011
2011
Loc

Lichenostomus flavescens flavescens (Gould, 1840)

Christidis, L. & W. E. Boles 2008: 185
Higgins, P. J. & L. Christidis & H. A. Ford 2008: 608
Schodde, R. & I. J. Mason 1999: 253
1999
Loc

Meliphaga fusca deserticola

Salomonsen, F. 1966: 6
1966