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Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater
Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons] (= Meliphaga gracilis) (Gould, 1866)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Meliphagidae
Genus:
  Meliphaga

Scientific:
  Meliphaga gracilis

Citation:
  (Gould, 1866)

Reference:
  PZS Pt2 p.217

Protonym:
  Ptilotis gracilis

Avibase ID:
  8D280332BDDCC2F0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8D280332

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561071

Geographic range:

  • Meliphaga gracilis gracilis: S New Guinea, Arus, is. in s Torres Strait and Cape York Pen.
  • Meliphaga gracilis imitatrix: NE Queensland (Mossman to Burdekin River)
  • Meliphaga cinereifrons cinereifrons: Lowlands of se New Guinea (west to Hall Sound); Sariba I.
  • Meliphaga cinereifrons stevensi: N slope of Mts. of se New Guinea
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater
Czech:
  medosavka ostrohlasá
German:
  Feenhonigfresser
Danish:
  Lille Guløret Honningæder
Spanish:
  Melífago Gracioso
Finnish:
  tarhalaulumesikko
French:
  Méliphage gracile ou M. de Rand
Italian:
  Succiamiele gracile
Japanese:
  hashibosokimimimitsusui
Japanese:
  ハシボソキミミミツスイ
Dutch:
  Priemsnavel-honingeter
Norwegian:
  Nymfehonningeter
Polish:
  miodojad cienkodzioby
Russian:
  Стройный медосос
Slovak:
  medárik lužný
Swedish:
  Slank honungsfågel
Chinese:
  细嘴吸蜜鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Méliphage gracile ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Slender-billed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Slender-billed Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis/cinereifrons)
eBird version 2015:
   Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis/cinereifrons)
eBird version 2016:
   Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis/cinereifrons)
eBird version 2017:
   Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis/cinereifrons)
eBird version 2018:
   Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis/cinereifrons)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Graceful Meliphaga ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Meliphaga gracilis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Meliphaga gracilis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Meliphaga gracilis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Graceful Honeyeater ( Meliphaga gracilis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Meliphaga gracilis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms

Czech: medosavka ostrohlasá, Medosavka ozdobná
Danish: Lille Guløret Honningæder
German: Feenhonigfresser, Feen-Honigfresser
English: Graceful Honeyeater, Graceful Meliphaga, Graceful or Elegant Honeyeater, Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater, Slender-billed Honeyeater, Slender-billed Meliphaga
English (IOC): Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater
Spanish: Melífago Gracioso
Spanish (Spain): Mielero grácil/elegante
Spanish (HBW): Graceful/Elegant Honeyeater
Finnish: Tarhalaulumesikko
French: Méliphage gracile, Méliphage gracile ou M. de Rand
Hungarian: tündérmézevő
Indonesian: Burung madu paruh langsing, Meliphaga Anggun
Italian: Mangiamiele minuto, Succiamiele gracile
Japanese: hashibosokimimimitsusui, hashibosokimimimitsusui/zugurokimimimitsusui
Japanese: ハシボソキミミミツスイ, ハシボソキミミミツスイ/ズグロキミミミツスイ
Latin: Meliphaga [gracilis or cinereifrons], Meliphaga gracilis, Meliphaga gracilis gracilis, Meliphaga gracilis/cinereifrons, Ptilotis gracilis
Lithuanian: Grakštusis medčiulpys
Dutch: Priemsnavelhoningeter, Priemsnavel-honingeter, Priemsnavelhoningeter/Sierlijke Honingeter
Norwegian: Nymfehonningeter
Polish: miodojad cienkodzioby
Russian: Стройный медосос
Slovak: medárik lužný
Swedish: Slank honungsfågel, slank honungsfågel/elegant honungsfågel
Ukrainian: Медолюб граційний
Chinese: 细嘴吸蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 細嘴吸蜜鳥

 

         

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