Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodswallows :: Little Woodswallow

Little Woodswallow Artamus minor

Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): Little Wood Swallow
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Cunnamulla National Park, Queensland, Australia - Oct, 2001 © Tom Tarrant  Eulo, Queensland, Australia - Apr, 2004 © Tom Tarrant  Queensland, Australia - 1973 © Hans&Judy Beste  Cape Range National Park, Western Australia, Australia - Aug 14, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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N. and c. Australia;
Fragmented distribution;
Four populations;
Coastal c. to c. Western Australia s. to Murchison River (Mitchell Falls in the Kimberleys). Cs. Northern Territory (Simpson's Gap near Alice Springs) and cn. South Australia. Ex. ne. Western Australia and n. Northern Territory (Kakadu National Park at Waterfall Creek and Boroloola in the Gulf of Carpentaria region). C. Queensland (Mica Creek at Mount Isa and Eulo Bore) and cn. New South Wales. Locally in se. South Australia and Victoria.


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


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