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Australasian Pipit Anthus novaeseelandiae

Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1789)
Alternate common name(s): New Zealand Pipit, Common Pipit, Australian Pipit
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Samsonvale, Queensland, Australia - Aug, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Australia - Aug, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Western Australia, Australia - Aug 10, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Cape Leuwin, Western Australia, Australia - Aug 26, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris  New Zealand - Nov 2, 1993 © Martin Kramer 
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New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand and offshore islands;
More than four populations;
(1) Ec. New Guinea.
(2) Coastal n. Australia from ne. Western Australia, n. Northern Territory and n. Queensland (Cape York Peninsula).
(3) Sw. Western Australia to sc. South Australia.
(4) Wc., c., e. and se. Australia from sc. South Ausralia and c. Northern Territory to Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.
(5) Tasmania and islands in the Bass Strait (King Is. And Flinders Is.).
(6) New Zealand (North Island).
(7) New Zealand (South Island).
(8) Chatham Is.
(9) Auckland Is.
(10) Antipodes.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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