Macleay's honeyeater

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Macleay's honeyeater
Macleay's Honeyeater - Daintree Village.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Meliphagidae
Genus: Xanthotis
Species: X. macleayanus
Binomial name
Xanthotis macleayanus
(EP Ramsay, 1875)

Ptilotis macleayanus

The Macleay's honeyeater (Xanthotis macleayanus) is a honeyeater endemic to Australia. Within Australia it has a limited distribution, occurring only in northern Queensland from Cooktown to the southern end of the Paluma Range. Its natural habitats are tropical dry forests and tropical moist lowland forests.

Near Kuranda, Queensland, Australia