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Yellow-tufted Honeyeater

Lichenostomus melanops (Latham, 1801)

The Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Lichenostomus melanops) is a passerine bird found in the south-east ranges of Australia from south-east Queensland through eastern New South Wales and across Victoria into the tip of Southeastern South Australia. A predominantly black and yellow honeyeater, it is split into three subspecies. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Meliphagidae
Genus:
  Lichenostomus

Scientific:
  Lichenostomus melanops

Citation:
  (Latham, 1801)

Reference:
  Suppl.ind.orn. p.xl

Protonym:
  Turdus melanops

Avibase ID:
  871B5A5B8CC5B6F7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/871B5A5B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560797

Geographic range:

  • Lichenostomus melanops melanops: Eastern New South Wales (about Lismore to Jervis Bay)
  • Lichenostomus melanops meltoni: Cent. and e Queensland through NSW to far se S Australia
English:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater
Catalan:
menjamel de cresta groga
Czech:
medosavka zlatohrdlá
Danish:
Gyldenøret Honningæder
Finnish:
kultakruunumesikko
French:
Méliphage cornu
Hungarian:
sárgaüstökű mézevő
Italian:
Mangiamiele dai mustacchi gialli
Japanese (romaji):
kimunemitsusui
Lithuanian:
Geltonkuodis medčiulpys
Portuguese:
Melifagideo-de-capacete
Ukrainian:
Медник жовточубий
Chinese:
黄冠吸蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
黃簇吸蜜鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Lichenostomus melanops)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Méliphage cornu ( Lichenostomus melanops) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Meliphaga melanops) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Meliphaga melanops) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Lichenostomus melanops melanops [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Lichenostomus melanops melanops [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Lichenostomus melanops melanops [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Lichenostomus melanops melanops [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Lichenostomus melanops melanops [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Lichenostomus melanops melanops [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Lichenostomus melanops melanops [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted) ( Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater ( Meliphaga melanops) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Meliphaga melanops [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Meliphaga melanops [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Meliphaga melanops [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Lichenostomus [melanops or cassidix] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: menjamel de cresta groga
Czech: medosavka zlatohrdlá
Danish: Gyldenøret Honningæder
German: Gelbstirn-Honigfresser, Gelbstirn-Honigfresser (melanops/meltoni)
English: Yellow-tufted Honeyeater, Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted)
English, HBW: Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted)
English (IOC): Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted)
English (United States): Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted)
Spanish: Melífago de Moño Amarillo, Mielero Orejigualdo (melanops/meltoni)
Spanish (Spain): Mielero Orejigualdo, Mielero Orejigualdo (melanops/meltoni)
Spanish (HBW): Yellow-tufted Honeyeater (Yellow-tufted)
Finnish: Kultakruunumesikko
French: Méliphage cornu, Méliphage cornu (melanops), Méliphage cornu (nominal), Méliphage cornu [melanops ou meltoni]
Hungarian: sárgaüstökű mézevő
Italian: Mangiamiele dai mustacchi gialli
Japanese (romaji): kimunemitsusui, kimunemitsusui (melanops/meltoni)
Japanese: キムネミツスイ, キムネミツスイ (melanops/meltoni), キムネミツスイ(melanops/meltoni)
Scientific: Certhia chrysootos, Lichenostomus melanops, Lichenostomus melanops melanops, Lichenostomus melanops melanops/meltoni, Meliphaga melanops, Meliphaga melanops gippslandica, Meliphaga melanops melanops, Muscicapa auricomis, Ptilotis melanops meltoni, Turdus melanops
Lithuanian: Geltonkuodis medčiulpys
Dutch: Geelpluimhoningeter, Geelpluim-honingeter, Geelpluimhoningeter (melanops/meltoni)
Norwegian: Gulduskhonningeter, gulduskhonningeter (melanops/meltoni)
Polish: eukaliptusowczyk żółtoczelny (melanops/meltoni), miodojad zóltoczelny, miodojad żółtoczelny
Portuguese: Melifagideo-de-capacete
Portuguese (Portugal): papa-mel-d'orelhas-amarelas (melanops/meltoni)
Russian: Желтохохлый медосос (melanops/meltoni), Чернолицый желтоголовый медосос
Slovak: medárik škraboškový, medárik škraboškový (skup.)
Slovenian: cassidix
Swedish: gultofsad honungsfågel (melanops/meltoni), Hjälmhonungsfågel
Turkish: Sarı kulaklı balkuşu (melanops/meltoni)
Ukrainian: Медник жовточубий
Chinese: 黄冠吸蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 黃簇吸蜜鳥

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