Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Flowerpeckers :: Mistletoebird

Mistletoebird Dicaeum hirundinaceum

Described by: Shaw (1792)
Alternate common name(s): Mistletoe Flowerpecker, Wallacean Flowerpecker, Austral Flowerpecker, Fire-breasted Flowerpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Stanthorpe, Queensland, Australia - Jul, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Cape Range National Park, Western Australia, Australia - Aug 14, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Ayres Rock, Northern Territory, Australia - Jul, 2003 © Neil Fifer  Wycliffe Well Caravan Park, Northern Territory, Australia - Jul 17, 2002 © James Ownby 
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(1) Australia (w. to c. Western Australia. Ne. and ce. Western Australia, Northern Territory, South Australia, Victoria, New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory (Uriarra Crossing) and Queensland.
(2) Aru Is.
(3) Kai Is.
(4) Tanimbar Is.


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


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