Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Monarch Flycatchers :: Leaden Flycatcher
Leaden Flycatcher Myiagra rubecula
Described by: Latham (1801)
Alternate common name(s): Leaden Monarch, Leaden Myiagra Flycatcher, Blue Flycatcher, Leaden-colored Flycatcher, Leaden-coloured Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information
Select additional thumbnail page to view 1 more images.
RangeSe. New Guinea, n. and e. Australia;
(1) Coastal se. Australia from e. New South Wales (Royal National Park near Sidney), Australian Capital Territory (Campbell Park) and e. Victoria. Tasmania and islands in the Bass Strait.
Non-breeding birds occur in s. and se. New Guinea w. to Etna Bay and Kumasi River, and ne. Australia (e. Queensland).
(2) Nw. and nc. Western Australia w. to King Sound, and n. Northern Territory (Kakadu National Park).
Non-breeding birds in n. Queensland (Cape York Peninsula).
(3) Ne. Australia from n. Queensland (Cape York Peninsula and Cairns) s. to New South Wales.
(4) Ne. Australia (Cape York Peninsula).
(5) S. and se. New Guinea and islands in the Torres Strait.
(6) D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago (Conflict Is.). Louisiade Archipelago.
No videos are available for this species
No sounds are available for this species
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
Comments/ErrorsPlease email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.
If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.