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Painted Firetail Emblema pictum

Described by: Gould (1842)
Alternate common name(s): Painted Finch
Old scientific name(s): Emblema picta


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C. Australia;
Two populations;
W. Western Australia. Ne. and ce. Western Australia (Cape Range National Park, China Wall near Halls Creek, and Canning Stock Route) through c. Northern Territory (Tennant Creek, Simpson's Gap, Ormiston Gorge Pound walk) to cw. Queensland (Mount Isa at Mica Creek) and ex. nw. South Australia.


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


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