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Species profile—Dromaius novaehollandiae (Casuariidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Casuariidae (cassowaries and emus) → Dromaius novaehollandiae (emu)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Casuariidae (cassowaries and emus)
Species
Dromaius novaehollandiae (emu)
Alternate name
spotted emu
Taxonomy Author
(Latham, 1790)
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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