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Regent Honeyeater

Anthochaera phrygia (Shaw, 1794)

The Regent Honeyeater (Anthochaera phrygia) is a critically endangered bird endemic to Australia. It feeds on nectar and insects within eucalyptus forests. Recent genetic research suggests it is closely related to the wattlebirds. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Meliphagidae
Genus:
  Anthochaera

Scientific:
  Anthochaera phrygia

Citation:
  (Shaw, 1794)

Reference:
  Zool.NewHolland 1 p.13 pl.4

Protonym:
  Merops phrygius

Avibase ID:
  1C525B4A4806AEB6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1C525B4A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563701


CRITICALLY ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Anthochaera phrygia: SE Queensland to s and central Victoria; se South Australia
English:
Regent Honeyeater
Czech:
medosavka žlutočerná
German:
Warzenhonigfresser
Danish:
Kongehonningæder
Spanish:
Mielero Regente
Finnish:
kirjomesikko
French:
Méliphage régent
Italian:
Succiamiele del reggente
Japanese:
kigaomitsusui
Japanese:
キガオミツスイ
Dutch:
Geschubde Lelhoningeter
Norwegian:
Regenthonningeter
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Regenthonningetar
Polish:
miodal
Portuguese:
Melífago-regente
Russian:
Бородавчатый медосос
Slovak:
medárik kováčsky
Swedish:
regenthonungsfågel
Ukrainian:
Медолюб-регент
Chinese:
王吸蜜鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
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):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
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):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Méliphage régent ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Méliphage régent ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Clements 1st edition:
Regent Honeyeater ( Zanthomyza phrygia)
Clements 3rd edition:
Regent Honeyeater ( Zanthomyza phrygia)
Clements 4th edition:
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
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:
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
eBird version 1.50:
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
eBird version 1.52:
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
eBird version 1.53:
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
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:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
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:
Regent Honeyeater ( Anthochaera phrygia)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
James Lee Peters:
Xanthomyza phrygia
James Lee Peters (original):
Xanthomyza phrygia
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Xanthomyza phrygia
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Regent Honeyeater ( Xanthomyza phrygia)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Xanthomyza phrygia
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anthochaera phrygia

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: menjamel regent
Czech: Kvetosavka australská, medosavka žlutočerná
Danish: Kongehonningæder
German: Warzenhonigfresser, Warzen-Honigfresser
English: Embroidered Honeyeater, Regent Honeyeater, Warty-faced Honeyeater
English (IOC): Regent Honeyeater
Spanish: Mielero Regente, Pájaro Azúcar Real
Spanish (Spain): Mielero Regente
Spanish (HBW): Regent Honeyeater
Finnish: Kirjomesikko
French: Méliphage décoré, Méliphage régent
Hungarian: kockás mézevő
Italian: Mangiamiele tacchino, Succiamiele del reggente
Japanese: kigaomitsusui
Japanese: キガオミツスイ
Scientific: Anthochaera phrygia, Merops phrygius, Xanthomyza phrygia, Zanthomiza phrygia, Zanthomyza phrygia
Lithuanian: gelsvasis žvynuotasis medsiurbys
Dutch: Geschubde Honingeter, Geschubde Lelhoningeter
Norwegian Nynorsk: Regenthonningetar
Norwegian: Regenthonningeter
Polish: koralicowiec królewski, miodal
Portuguese: Melífago-regente
Russian: Бородавчатый медосос
Slovak: medárik kováčsky
Serbian: Kraljevski resasti medojed
Swedish: regenthonungsfågel, Rödkindad honungsfågel
Ukrainian: Медолюб-регент
Chinese: 王吸蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 王吸蜜鳥

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