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Forest Honeyeater

Meliphaga montana (Salvadori, 1880)

The Forest Honeyeater (Meliphaga montana) is a species of bird in the Meliphagidae family. It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Meliphagidae
Genus:
  Meliphaga

Scientific:
  Meliphaga montana

Citation:
  (Salvadori, 1880)

Reference:
  Ann.Mus.Civ.Stor.Nat.Genova 16 p.77

Protonym:
  Ptilotis montana

Avibase ID:
  0C6603A956345C76

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0C6603A9

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561074

Geographic range:

  • Meliphaga montana montana: Mts. of nw New Guinea
  • Meliphaga montana sepik: N slope of Mts. of central New Guinea
  • Meliphaga montana germanorum: N New Guinea (Cyclops Mts.)
  • Meliphaga montana huonensis: NE New Guinea (Mts. of Huon Peninsula)
  • Meliphaga montana aicora: N slope of Mts. of se New Guinea
  • Meliphaga montana steini: Yapen I. (New Guinea)
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English:
Forest Honeyeater
Czech:
medosavka lesní
German:
Bergwaldhonigfresser
Danish:
Bjerghonningæder
Spanish:
Mielero Montano
Finnish:
erakkomesikko
French:
Méliphage forestier
Italian:
Succiamiele di foresta
Japanese:
miyamamimijiromitsusui
Japanese:
ミヤマミミジロミツスイ
Dutch:
Salvadori's Honingeter
Norwegian:
Oreadehonningeter
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Oreadehonningetar
Polish:
miodojad lesny
Russian:
Горно-лесной медосос
Slovak:
medárik hôrny
Swedish:
oreadhonungsfågel
Ukrainian:
Медолюб лісовий
Chinese:
林吸蜜鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Forest Honeyeater ( Microptilotis montanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Forest Honeyeater ( Microptilotis montanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Forest Honeyeater ( Microptilotis montanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Forest Honeyeater ( Microptilotis montanus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Méliphage forestier ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Méliphage forestier ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
White-eared Mountain Meliphaga ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
White-eared Mountain Meliphaga ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
White-eared Mountain Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
White-eared Mountain Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
White-marked Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Forest Honeyeater ( Microptilotis montanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Forest Honeyeater ( Microptilotis montanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Forest Honeyeater ( Microptilotis montanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Forest White-eared Meliphaga ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Meliphaga montana [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Meliphaga montana [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Meliphaga montana [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Forest Honeyeater ( Meliphaga montana) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Meliphaga montana [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Meliphaga montana [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: menjamel forestal
Czech: medosavka lesní, Medosavka žlutooká
Danish: Bjerghonningæder
German: Bergwaldhonigfresser, Bergwald-Honigfresser
English: Black-fronted Honeyeater, Forest Honeyeater, Forest White-eared Honeyeater, Forest White-eared Meliphaga, Mountain Honeyeater, Mountain Meliphaga, White-eared Honeyeater, White-eared Meliphaga, White-eared Mountain Honeyeater, White-eared Mountain Meliphaga, White-eared Mountain-Meliphaga, White-marked Forest Honeyeater, White-marked Scrub Honeyeater
English (IOC): Forest Honeyeater
Spanish: Melífago de Orejas Blancas, Mielero Montano
Spanish (Spain): Mielero Montano
Spanish (HBW): Forest Honeyeater
Finnish: Erakkomesikko
French: Méliphage des bois, Méliphage forestier
Hungarian: hegyi mézevő
Indonesian: Burung madu telinga putih, Meliphaga Rimba
Italian: Mangiamiele orecchie bianche di montagna, Succiamiele di foresta
Japanese: miyamamimijiromitsusui
Japanese: ミヤマミミジロミツスイ
Scientific: Meliphaga montana, Meliphaga montana montana, Microptilotis montanus, Ptilotis montana
Lithuanian: Miškinis medčiulpys
Dutch: Salvadori-honingeter, Salvadori's Honingeter
Norwegian Nynorsk: Oreadehonningetar
Norwegian: Oreadehonningeter
Polish: Miodojad górski, miodojad lesny, miodojad leśny
Russian: Горно-лесной медосос
Slovak: medárik hôrny
Swedish: Bergshonungsfågel, oreadhonungsfågel
Ukrainian: Медолюб лісовий
Chinese: 林吸蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 白耳山吸蜜鳥

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