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Southern Emuwren Stipiturus malachurus

Described by: Shaw (1798)
Alternate common name(s): Southern Emu-wren
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Mallacoota, Victoria, Australia - 1970 © Hans&Judy Beste 
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Fragmented distribution;
(1) Dirk Hartog Is.
(2) S. Western Australia s. of Shark Bay se. to Israelite Bay (Two Peoples Bay).
(3) S. Victoria, e. New South Wales (Barren Grounds) to se. Queensland.
(4) Tasmania (Strahan).
(5) Se. South Australia and sw. Victoria.
(6) Se. South Australia w. to Eyre Peninsula (s. Mt. Lofty Mts.)
(7) Kangaroo Is.
(8) Se. South Australia (s. Eyre Peninsula).


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


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