Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodswallows :: Black-faced Woodswallow

Black-faced Woodswallow Artamus cinereus

Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): White-vented Woodswallow, Black-faced Wood Swallow, White-vented Wood Swallow
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Newhaven, Northern Territory, Australia - Sep, 2004 © Tom Tarrant  Cunnamulla, Queensland, Australia - Oct, 2008 © Hans&Judy Beste  Australia - Aug, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Dryandra Forest, Western Australia, Australia - Aug 20, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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(1) Lesser Sundas (Timor, Leti, and Sermata).
(2) W., c. and se. Australia.
(3) S. New Guinea and sw. and ne. Western Australia, nw. and sc. Northern Territory, e. South Australia to interior ne. Queensland, interior New South Wales and interior Victoria.
(4) Nw. to ne. Queensland s. and c. Cape York Peninsula.
(5) C. Queensland.
(6) Ne. to ce. Queensland s. to Normanton and Rockhampton.


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


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