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Species profile—Malurus coronatus (purple-crowned fairy-wren)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Maluridae (fairy-wrens) → Malurus coronatus (purple-crowned fairy-wren)

Photo of Malurus coronatus (purple-crowned fairy-wren) - Queensland Government,1987
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Maluridae (fairy-wrens)
Scientific name
Malurus coronatus Gould, 1858
Common name
purple-crowned fairy-wren
WildNet taxon ID
1569
Alternate name(s)
lilac-crowned wren
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Back on Track (BoT) status
High
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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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=1569

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

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