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Red-backed Fairywren

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Malurus melanocephalus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Maluridae Family
6 cm Length
Tropical dry grassland & arable land.  Range:- Endemic to Austrailia:- New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Austrailia, See Map Habitat
2(3)4 eggs, incubation by female, 13-15 days, fledging 11-12 days. Clutch
Insects.. Food  
5159 - TSN: 560978 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

By aviceda Tom Tarrant  July 23, 2011 © all rights reserved 

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Red-backed Fairywren Patrik Åberg Lake Mitchell, Mount Molloy, Atherton Tableland Qld Australia XC98375 Call

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AKA:- Czech: hnědáček rudohřbetý, Modropláštník cervenohrbetý
Danish: Rødrygget Alfesmutte
German: Rotrücken-Staffelschwanz
English: Red backed Fairywren, Red-backed Fairywren, Red-backed Fairy-wren, Red-backed Wren, Wren-warbler
Spanish: Maluro Dorsirrojo, Ratona Australiana de Lomo Rojo
Estonian: punaselg-tikksaba
Finnish: Punaselkämaluri
French: Malure à dos rouge, Mérion à dos rouge
Italian: Scricciolo fatato dorsorosso, Scricciolo splendente dorsorosso
Japanese: seakaoasutorariamushikui, seakao-sutorariamushikui
Japanese: セアカオアストラリアムシクイ, セアカオーストラリアムシクイ
Latin: Malurus melanocephalus
Dutch: Roodrugelfje
Norwegian: Rødryggalvesmett
Polish: chwostka czerwonogrzbieta
Russian: Красноспинный расписной малюр
Slovak: zamatovec cervenochrbtý, zamatovec červenochrbtý
Swedish: Rödryggad blåsmyg
Chinese: 红背细尾鹩莺


Malurus melanocephalus
Malurus melanocephalus cruentatus
Malurus melanocephalus melanocephalus

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