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Puff-backed Honeyeater

Meliphaga aruensis (Sharpe, 1884)

The Puff-backed Honeyeater (Meliphaga aruensis) 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 aruensis

Citation:
  (Sharpe, 1884)

Reference:
  Rep.Zool.Coll.Voy.Alert p.19

Protonym:
  Ptilotis aruensis

Avibase ID:
  8E164E0FF9323026

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8E164E0F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561069

Geographic range:

  • Meliphaga aruensis aruensis: S New Guinea and Aru Islands
  • Meliphaga aruensis sharpei: New Guinea, w Papuan islands and D'Entrecasteaux Arch.
English:
Puff-backed Honeyeater
Czech:
medosavka žlutouchá
German:
Aruhonigfresser
Danish:
Tykgumpet Honningæder
Spanish:
Mielero de las Aru
Finnish:
isonokkamesikko
French:
Méliphage bouffant
Italian:
Succiamiele dorsopiumoso
Japanese:
ori-bukimimimitsusui
Japanese:
オリーブキミミミツスイ
Dutch:
Aroehoningeter
Norwegian:
Grovnebbhonningeter
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Grovnebbhonningetar
Polish:
miodojad zóltouchy
Russian:
Аруанский медосос
Slovak:
medárik hrubozobý
Swedish:
tjocknäbbad honungsfågel
Ukrainian:
Медолюб асуанський
Chinese:
蓬背吸蜜鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [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):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Méliphage bouffant ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Méliphage bouffant ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Puff-backed Meliphaga ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Puff-backed Meliphaga ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
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:
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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:
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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):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
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 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 2.6:
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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:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Puff-backed Meliphaga ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Meliphaga aruensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Meliphaga aruensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Meliphaga aruensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Puff-backed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga aruensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Meliphaga aruensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Meliphaga aruensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: menjamel de les illes Aru
Czech: Medosavka labutí, medosavka žlutouchá
Danish: Tykgumpet Honningæder
German: Aru Honigfresser, Aruhonigfresser
English: Large-tufted Honeyeater, Large-tufted Meliphaga, Puff backed Honeyeater, Puff-backed Honeyeater, Puff-backed Meliphaga
English (IOC): Puff-backed Honeyeater
Spanish: Melífago de Lomo Inflado, Mielero de las Aru
Spanish (Spain): Mielero de las Aru
Spanish (HBW): Puff-backed Honeyeater
Finnish: Isonokkamesikko
French: Méliphage bouffant, Méliphage des forêts
Hungarian: aru-szigeteki mézevő
Indonesian: Burung madu, Meliphaga Aru
Italian: Mangiamiele di Aru, Succiamiele dorsopiumoso
Japanese: oriabukimimimitsusui, ori-bukimimimitsusui
Japanese: オリアブキミミミツスイ, オリーブキミミミツスイ
Scientific: Meliphaga aruensis, Meliphaga aruensis aruensis, Meliphaga auriculata, Ptilotis aruensis
Lithuanian: Skėstauodegis medčiulpys
Dutch: Aroehoningeter, Aroe-honingeter
Norwegian Nynorsk: Grovnebbhonningetar
Norwegian: Grovnebbhonningeter
Polish: miodojad zóltouchy, miodojad żółtouchy
Russian: Аруанский медосос
Slovak: medárik hrubozobý
Swedish: Tjocknäbbad honungsfågel
Ukrainian: Медолюб асуанський
Chinese: 蓬背吸蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 噴背吸蜜鳥

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