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Species profile—Motacilla flava sensu lato (yellow wagtail)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Motacillidae (old world pipits and wagtails) → Motacilla flava sensu lato (yellow wagtail)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Motacillidae (old world pipits and wagtails)
Scientific name
Motacilla flava sensu lato Linnaeus, 1758
Common name
yellow wagtail
WildNet taxon ID
1458
Superseded by
Motacilla taivana (green-headed yellow wagtail)
Motacilla tschutschensis (eastern yellow wagtail)
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
SL
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1458

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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