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Species profile—Mearnsia novaeguineae (Papuan spine-tailed swift)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Apodidae (swifts and swiftlets) → Mearnsia novaeguineae (Papuan spine-tailed swift)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Apodidae (swifts and swiftlets)
Scientific name
Mearnsia novaeguineae (D'Albertis & Salvadori, 1879)
Common name
Papuan spine-tailed swift
WildNet taxon ID
32024
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
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=32024

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

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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