Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAVS: 8492

Species Cracticus argenteus Gould, 1841

Miscellaneous Literature Names

  • Cracticus torquatus argenteus Gould, 1841 [recognised as subspecies by Christidis and Boles (2008)].



Removed from full species status to become a subspecies under Cracticus torquatus, following Christidis and Boles (2008: 196), but restored to full species status following Kearns et al. (2013).




Northern Territory, Western Australia

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


NT: Arnhem Plateau (ARP) ; NT, WA: Arnhem Coast (ARC), Central Kimberley (CK), Daly Basin (DAB), Darwin Coastal (DAC), Dampierland (DL), Northern Kimberley (NK), Ord Victoria Plain (OVP), Pine Creek (PCK), Victoria Bonaparte (VB)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Broadleaf thicket/shrubland, paperbark woodland, tropical eucalypt.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
10-Nov-2020 AVES 09-Nov-2020 MODIFIED
10-Nov-2020 04-Feb-2013 MOVED
12-Feb-2010 (import)