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Acropternis orthonyx (sole species)


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Proper nounEdit

Acropternis m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Rhinocryptidae — the single species Acropternis orthonyx.

External linksEdit


  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276: