Austral blackbird

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Austral blackbird
Curaeus curaeus.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Icteridae
Genus: Curaeus
(PL Sclater, 1862)
C. curaeus
Binomial name
Curaeus curaeus
(Molina, 1782)

The austral blackbird (Curaeus curaeus) is a species of bird in the family Icteridae. It is found in Argentina and Chile. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Curaeus curaeus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.