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Meliphagan
Meliphagan Me*liph"a*gan, a. [Gr. me`li honey + ? to eat.] (Zo["o]l.) Belonging to the genus Meliphaga.
Meliphagan
Meliphagan Me*liph"a*gan, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any bird of the genus Meliphaga and allied genera; a honey eater; -- called also meliphagidan.

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- Meliphaga is a genus of birds in the honeyeater family Meliphagidae. The genus was introduced by the English artist John Lewin in 1808. The name Meliphaga...
- described by Nicholas Aylward Vigors and Thomas Horsfield in 1827 as Meliphaga indistincta. The species name indistincta is from the Latin word meaning...
- mottle-breasted honeyeater (Microptilotis mimikae), also known as the spot-breasted meliphaga, is a species of bird in the family Meliphagidae. It is found throughout...
- subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. BirdLife International (2012). "Meliphaga reticulata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 16 July...
- subtropical or tropical mangrove forest. BirdLife International (2012). "Meliphaga gracilis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November...
- The elegant honeyeater (Microptilotis cinereifrons) is a species of bird in the family Meliphagidae. It is found in Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats...
- Kimberley honeyeater as a subspecies. BirdLife International (2013). "Meliphaga albilineata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2013. Retrieved 26...
- Lewin's honeyeater (Meliphaga lewinii) is a bird that inhabits the ranges along the east coast of Australia. It has a semicircular ear-patch, pale yellow...
- Meliphagidae. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea. BirdLife International (2012). "Meliphaga vicina". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November...
- subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. BirdLife International (2012). "Meliphaga albonotata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November...
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