Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Fairywrens :: Splendid Fairywren
Splendid Fairywren Malurus splendens
Described by: Quoy; Gaimard (1830)
Alternate common name(s): Banded Blue-wren, Banded Wren, Turquoise Fairywren, Black-backed Fairywren, Banded Fairywren
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) W. to c. Western Australia n. to Shark Bay and Wiluna and se. to Esperance.
(2) C. and sc. Australia (sw. Northern Territory (Kunoth Well n. of Alice Springs), nw. to se. South Australia, sw. Queensland n. to Winton, and nw. New South Wales (Round Hill Nature Reserve).
(3) Sc. Queensland, c. New South Wales, nw. Victoria, and ec. South Australia.
(4) C. Queensland.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Tom Tarrant
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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