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  Strong-billed Honeyeater (Melithreptus validirostris)





Strong-billed Honeyeater | Melithreptus validirostris photo
Strong-billed Honeyeater (Melithreptus validirostris), Myrtle forest, Tasmania, Australia

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Strong-billed Honeyeater | Melithreptus validirostris photo
Strong-billed Honeyeater (Melithreptus validirostris), Pelvarata, Tasmania

Image by JJ Harrison (http://www.noodlesnacks.com/) - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

BIRD FACTS

distribution map showing range of Melithreptus validirostris in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Meliphagidae
Genus:Melithreptus
Species:validirostris
Common Name:Strong-billed Honeyeater

Relatives in same Genus
  Black-headed Honeyeater (M. affinis)
  White-throated Honeyeater (M. albogularis)
  Black-chinned Honeyeater (M. gularis)
  White-naped Honeyeater (M. lunatus)