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Double-barred Finch Taeniopygia bichenovii

Described by: Vigors; Horsfield (1827)
Alternate common name(s): Black-ringed Finch, Double-banded Finch, Double-bar Finch, Banded Finch
Old scientific name(s): Poephila bichenovii


Julatten, Queensland, Australia - 1983 © Hans&Judy Beste  Australia - Aug, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Broome, Western Australia, Australia - Sep, 2008 © Deedee O 
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(1) Ne. Western Australia (Kununurra and Wyndham Caravan Park) to n. Northern Territory (Howard Springs in the Darwin area, Fergusson River and Victoria River near Katherine, Caranbirini Springs and Cape Crawford in the Gulf of Carpentaria region).
(2) Ne. Northern Territory e. from about Cumberland Dam in n. and e. Queensland to c. and n. New South Wales (Glen Davis n. of Sidney) and the Australian Capital Territory (Mount Taylor).
Ranges to Victoria.


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


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