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Dwarf Cassowary

Casuarius bennetti Gould, 1857

The Dwarf Cassowary (Casuarius bennetti) also known as the Bennett's Cassowary, Little Cassowary, Mountain Cassowary, or Mooruk, is the smallest of the three species of cassowaries. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Casuariiformes
Family:
  Casuariidae
Genus:
  Casuarius

Scientific:
  Casuarius bennetti

Citation:
  Gould, 1857

Reference:
  PZS(1857) Pt25 no.343 p.269 pl.129

Protonym:
  Casuarius Bennetti

Avibase ID:
  7751E0D145194220

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7751E0D1

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174388

Geographic range:

  • Casuarius bennetti: New Guinea, Yapen I. and New Britain
English:
Dwarf Cassowary
Czech:
kasuár menší
German:
Bennettkasuar
Danish:
Dværgkasuar
Spanish:
Casuario Menor
Finnish:
pikkukasuaari
French:
Casoar de Bennett
Icelandic:
Dvergkasúi
Italian:
Casuario nano
Japanese:
kohikuidori
Japanese:
コヒクイドリ
Dutch:
Dwergkasuaris
Norwegian:
Dvergkasuar
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Dvergkasuar
Polish:
kazuar mniejszy
Portuguese:
Casuar-anão
Russian:
Казуар мурук
Slovak:
kazuár muruk
Swedish:
dvärgkasuar
Ukrainian:
Казуар малий
Chinese:
侏鹤鸵


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Dwarf Cassowary ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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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:
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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):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Casoar de Bennett ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Casoar de Bennett ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Dwarf Cassowary ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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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 (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 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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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):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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 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:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Dwarf Cassowary ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Casuarius bennetti [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Casuarius bennetti [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Casuarius bennetti [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Dwarf Cassowary ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Dwarf Cassowary ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Dwarf Cassowary ( Casuarius bennetti) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Casuarius bennetti [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Casuarius bennetti [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Casuari de Bennett
Czech: Kasuár menší
Danish: Dværgkasuar, Kasuar
German: Bennetkasuar, Bennettkasuar, Bennett-Kasuar, Moruk
English: Australian cassowary, Bennett's Cassowary, Dwarf Cassowary, Little Cassowary, Mountain Cassowary
English (IOC): Dwarf Cassowary
Spanish: Casuario Enano, Casuario Menor
Spanish (Spain): Casuario Menor
Spanish (HBW): Dwarf Cassowary
Estonian: väikekaasuar
Finnish: Bennettinkasuaari, pikkukasuaari
French: Casoar de Bennett
Croatian: Patuljasti kazuar
Hungarian: Bennett-kazuár
Indonesian: Kasuari kerdil
Icelandic: Dvergkasúi
Italian: Casuario del Bennett, Casuario di Bennett, Casuario nano, Moruk
Japanese: kohikuidori
Japanese: コヒクイドリ
Scientific: Casuarius benetti, Casuarius benettii, Casuarius bennetti
Lithuanian: Nykštukinis kazuaras, Šalmuotasis kazuaras
Dutch: Bennettcasuaris, Dwergcasuaris, Dwergkasuaris
Norwegian Nynorsk: Dvergkasuar
Norwegian: Bennettkasuar, Dvergkasuar, Hjelmkasuar, Toflikkasuar
Polish: Kazuar hełmiasty, kazuar mniejszy
Portuguese: Casuar-anão
Russian: Казуар Мурук, казуар-мурук, Мурук
Slovak: kazuár muruk, Kazuár velkoprilbý
Serbian: Patuljasti kazuar
Swedish: Dvärgkasuar
Turkish: Küçük Kasuari
Ukrainian: Казуар малий
Chinese: 侏鹤鸵
Chinese (Traditional): 侏鶴鴕

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