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Acropternis orthonyx (sole species)


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Proper noun[edit]

Acropternis m

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

External links[edit]


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