Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Monarch Flycatchers :: Yellow-breasted Boatbill

Yellow-breasted Boatbill Machaerirhynchus flaviventer

Described by: Gould (1851)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-breasted Flatbill, Yellow-brested Flat-billed Flycatcher, Yellow-breasted Flatbill Flycatcher, Monarch Flatbill, Boat-billed Flycatcher, Yellow-breasted Boat-billed Flycatcher, Monarch Flycatcher Flatbill, Flatbill-flycatcher, Yellow-breasted Flatbill, Yellow-breasted Flatbill-flycatcher, Wherrybill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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New Guinea and ne. Australia;
Two populations;
(1) W. Papuan Is. (Waigeo Is., Salawati Is., Misool Is. and n. New Guinea.
(2) Nw. New Guinea.
(3) Ne. New Guinea.
(4) S. New Guinea and Aru Is.
(5) Ne. Australia (ne. Queensland, ce. Cape York Peninsula in the Atherton Tablelands at Kingfisher Park or Mount Lewis or further s. at Mission Beach at the Licuala State Forest s. to Archer River, Ingham area and Hinchinbrook Is.).
(6) Ne. Australia (ex. n. Queensland on the tip of the Cape York Peninsula in the Iron Range National Park).


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


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