Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAVS: 8109

Subspecies Ptilonorhynchus violaceus violaceus (Vieillot, 1816)


Generic Combinations

  • Ptilonorhynchus violaceus violaceus (Vieillot, 1816).




Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Restricted to south-east Queensland to southern Victoria.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


ACT, NSW, Qld, Vic: Australian Alps (AA), Nandewar (NAN), Naracoorte Coastal Plain (NCP), New England Tablelands (NET), NSW North Coast (NNC), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Coastal Plain (SCP), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Victorian Midlands (VM), Victorian Volcanic Plain (VVP)

Ecological Descriptors

Broadleaf thicket/shrubland, subtropical rainforest, wet sclerophyll forest.


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 PASSERIFORMES 18-Feb-2014 MODIFIED Dr Federica Turco (QM)
12-Feb-2010 (import)