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Ornate Melidectes

Melidectes torquatus Sclater, PL 1874

The ornate melidectes or ornate honeyeater is a species of bird in the family Meliphagidae. It is found in the New Guinea Highlands. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Meliphagidae
Genus:
   Melidectes
Scientific:
  Melidectes torquatus


Original description

Citation:
  Sclater, PL 1874

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London (1873), Part 3, p. 694 pl.55

Protonym:
  Melidectes torquatus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28504983


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F945FBE3E600B504

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F945FBE3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F945FBE3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 561063

Geographic range:

  • Melidectes torquatus torquatus: NW New Guinea (Mts. of Vogelkop Peninsula)
  • Melidectes torquatus nuchalis: Central New Guinea (Weyland, Nassau and Snow Mts.)
  • Melidectes torquatus mixtus: Central New Guinea (Snow Mts. to Victor Emanuel Mts.)
  • Melidectes torquatus cahni: NE New Guinea (Mts. of Huon Peninsula)
  • Melidectes torquatus polyphonus: NE New Guinea (Bismarck range to Herzog Mts.)
  • Melidectes torquatus emilii: Mts. of se New Guinea
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English:
Ornate Melidectes
Catalan:
menjamel maquillat
Czech:
květosavka pestrá
Danish:
Pragthonningæder
German:
Zimtbrust-Honigfresser
Spanish:
Mielero Maquillado
Spanish (Spain):
Mielero maquillado
Finnish:
kirjonokimesikko
French:
Méliphage maquillé
Croatian:
šarenoglavi medojed
Hungarian:
fahéjmellű mézevő
Italian:
Succiamiele ornato
Japanese (romaji):
nikudareyamamitsusui
Japanese:
ニクダレヤマミツスイ
Lithuanian:
Puošnusis melidekas
Dutch:
Ornaathoningeter
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Karnevalshonningetar
Norwegian:
Karnevalshonningeter
Polish:
dziwook ozdobny
Portuguese:
papa-mel-maquilhado
Russian:
Украшенный медосос
Slovak:
medárik ozdobný
Swedish:
prakthonungsfågel
Ukrainian:
Медвянець рудоволий
Chinese:
棕胸寻蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
棕胸大蜜鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Méliphage maquillé ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Méliphage maquillé ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Cinnamon-breasted Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Cinnamon-breasted Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Cinnamon-breasted Wattle Bird ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Cinnamon-breasted Wattle Bird ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
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:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
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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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Melidectes torquatus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Melidectes torquatus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Melidectes torquatus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Ornate Honeyeater ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Ornate Melidectes ( Melidectes torquatus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melidectes torquatus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melidectes torquatus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: menjamel maquillat
Czech: květosavka pestrá, Mednatka hnedoprsá
Danish: Pragthonningæder
German: Zimtbrust-Honigfresser
English: Cinnamon-breasted Honeyeater, Cinnamon-breasted Melidectes, Cinnamon-breasted Wattle Bird, Cinnamon-breasted Wattlebird, Ornamental Melidectes, Ornate Honeyeater, Ornate Melidectes
English, HBW: Ornate Honeyeater
English (IOC): Ornate Melidectes
English (United States): Ornate Melidectes
Spanish: Mielero Maquillado, Pájaro Miel de Pecho Canelo
Spanish (Spain): Mielero maquillado
Spanish (HBW): Ornate Melidectes
Finnish: Kirjonokimesikko
French: Méliphage à poitrine cannelle, Méliphage maquillé
Croatian: šarenoglavi medojed
Hungarian: fahéjmellű mézevő
Indonesian: Burung madu dada coklat, Melidektes Elok
Italian: Mangiamiele ornato, Succiamiele ornato
Japanese (romaji): nikudareyamamitsusui
Japanese: ニクダレヤマミツスイ
Scientific: Melidectes torquatus, Melidectes torquatus torquatus
Lithuanian: Puošnusis melidekas
Dutch: Ornaathoningeter
Norwegian Nynorsk: Karnevalshonningetar
Norwegian: Karnevalshonningeter
Polish: dziwook ozdobny
Portuguese: papa-mel-maquilhado
Portuguese (Portugal): papa-mel-maquilhado
Russian: Расписной мелидек, Украшенный медосос
Slovak: medárik ozdobný
Swedish: prakthonungsfågel, Praktmelidectes
Turkish: Süslü balkuşu
Ukrainian: Медвянець рудоволий
Chinese: 棕胸寻蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 棕胸大蜜鳥

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