Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Whistlers and Allies :: Black-tailed Whistler

Black-tailed Whistler Pachycephala melanura

Described by: Gould (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Mangrove Golden Whistler, Robust Whistler
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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(1) Is. off s. and se. New Guinea from Merauke and Hall Sound e. to Milne Bay. Bismarck Archipelago from Long Is. e. on smaller islands to Lihir and Nissan Is.
(2) Sc. And se. New Guinea (Hall Sound), Torres Straits Is.
(3) Nw. to wc. Western Australia (Broome Bird Observatory, King Sound to North West Cape, mangroves at Point Samson, and Kimberleys) and n. Northern Territory (Adelaide River), and Melville Is.
(4) N. and e. Queensland (Cape York Peninsula, Karumba s. at least to Bowen).
(5) Nw. Solomon Is. (Whitney Is.).


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


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