Cincloramphus rufescens mathewsi
Yalgoo, Western Australia.
Striking morphological differences from C. cruralis have suggested that this species may be better placed in a separate genus, for which the name Maclennania is available; however, this hypothesis is disproved by the available genetic data#R. Monotypic.
Australia, except most of Cape York Peninsula, Tasmania and arid interior of W: breeds S from 20° S (but chiefly S of Tropic of Capricorn) in SW Western Australia and in SE; non-breeding across much of interior and N parts of Australia.
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Status and conservation
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