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Olive-backed sunbird – Nectarinia jugularis

Nectarinia jugularis (olive-backed sunbird) active nest © Andrew McDougall, QPWS, 2007

Common name

olive-backed sunbird

Scientific name

Nectarinia jugularis

Kingdom

animals

Class

Aves (birds)

Family

Nectariniidae (sunbirds)

NCA status

Least concern

EPBC status

-

Wetland indicator

Endemicity

Not endemic to Australia - naturally occurs in Queensland, interstate and overseas

Further resources


This page should be cited as:

Olive-backed sunbird – Nectarinia jugularis, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 28 June 2016, <http://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/ecology/components/species/?nectarinia-jugularis>.

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