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Species profile—Motacilla tschutschensis (eastern yellow wagtail)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Motacillidae (old world pipits and wagtails) → Motacilla tschutschensis (eastern yellow wagtail)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Motacillidae (old world pipits and wagtails)
Scientific name
Motacilla tschutschensis Gmelin, 1789
Common name
eastern yellow wagtail
Type reference
Gmelin, G.F. (1789). Systema Naturae, & c. Linneai, Caroli. Edito decima tertia, aucta reformata, cura J. F. Gmelin.
WildNet taxon ID
32031
Synonym(s)
Motacilla flava
Motacilla flava simillima
Motacilla flava tschutschensis
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
SL
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

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=32031

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
8 March 2022
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