Black-tailed Treecreeper (species: Climacteris (Climacteris) melanurus) in taxonomy (Gaia Guide)
Climacteris (Climacteris) melanurus
Black-tailed Treecreeper

©Jerry Oldenettel: Black-tailed Treecreeper (Climacteris (Climacteris) melanurus), Mardugal, Kakadu National Park, Australia

©Naturalis Biodiversity Center/Wikimedia Commons: Preserved specimen
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Climacteridae
Genus Climacteris
Species Climacteris (Climacteris) melanurus
Status least concern



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • From 17 cm to 19 cm (Length of specimen)


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

It is endemic to Australia. Its natural habitats are temperate forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. (Wikipedia)

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