Mountain thornbill

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Mountain thornbill
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Acanthizidae
Genus: Acanthiza
Species: A. katherina
Binomial name
Acanthiza katherina
De Vis, 1905

The mountain thornbill (Acanthiza katherina) is a species of bird in the family Acanthizidae. It is endemic to Australia.

Its natural habitat is tropical rainforest on the Atherton Tableland in north-east Queensland.


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