Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Monarch Flycatchers :: Black Monarch

Black Monarch Monarcha axillaris

Described by: Salvadori (1876)
Alternate common name(s): Fantail Monarch, Black Monarch-flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Mountains of w. and e. New Guinea;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Nw. New Guinea (Arfak Mountains, Wandammen Mountains, Snow Mountains to the c. highlands).
(2) Se. New Guinea (Huon Peninsula and se. ranges) and Goodenough Is.


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


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