Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Island Leaf-Warbler

Island Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus poliocephalus

Described by: Salvadori (1876)
Alternate common name(s): Island Leaf-warbler, New Guinea Leaf-warbler, Numfor Leaf-warbler
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Moluccas, New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago and Solomon Is.
Fragmented distribution;
(1) N. Moluccas (Halmahera and Ternate).
(2) Moluccas (Becan and Obi).
(3) S. Moluccas (Buru Is.).
(4) S. Moluccas (Seram and Ambon).
(5) Kai Is. (Great Kai Is. or Kai Besar Is.).
(6) Numfor Is.
(7) Biak Is.
(8) Nw. New Guinea (Tamrau, Arfak and Wandammen Mountains).
(9) Wc. New Guinea (Weyland Mountains). .
(10) Wc. New Guinea (Wissel Lakes regions).
(11) N. New Guinea (Cyclops Mountains).
(12) C. and se. New Guinea (Snow, Sepik, Saruwaged and Herzog Mountains).
(13) D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago (Goodenough Is.)
Bismarck Archipelago:
(14) St. Matthias Is.
(15) New Britain and Umboi.
(16) New Ireland.
Solomon Is.:
(17) Guadalcanal, Santa Isabel and Malaita Is.
(18) Bougainville Is.
(19) Kulambangra Is.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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