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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Meliphagidae.


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  • The largest, the Ngarkat Conservation Park – Big Desert Wilderness Park straddling the South Australian-Victorian border, totals more than 4,000 square kilometers (km2), and constitutes the main stronghold of the endangered black-eared miner (Manorina melanotis) and the vulnerable malleefowl (Leipoa ocellata).

    Murray-Darling woodlands and mallee

  • Fragmented 'edge habitats' encourage the spread of aggressive or predatory species such as noisy miners (Manorina melanophrys) and Australian ravens (Corvus coronoides).

    Southeast Australia temperate savanna

  • DSE bushfire advice says the fire is not causing any control issues but smoke is expected to continue affecting those living in Cape Conran and other surrounding areas including Cabbage Tree, Marlo Plains and Manorina.



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