Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodswallows :: Masked Woodswallow

Masked Woodswallow Artamus personatus

Described by: Gould (1841)
Alternate common name(s): Masked Wood Swallow
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Western Australia, Australia - 1973 © Hans&Judy Beste  Western Australia, Australia - 1973 © Hans&Judy Beste  Cunnamulla, Queensland, Australia - Oct, 2008 © Hans&Judy Beste 
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Australia; Sw. and sc. Western Australia, sw. Northern Territory, nw., cs. and se. South Australia, cs. Queensland, New South Wales and interior Victoria.
Disperses to n. and se. Western Australia, n. Northern Territory, w. Queensland throughout South Australia (vicinity of Alice Springs) and to coastal Queensland, New South Wales (Round Hill Nature Reserve), Victoria (Big Desert Wilderness Park, Wyperfield National Park and Hattah-Kulkyne National Park) and islands in the Bass Strait.


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


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