Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Fantails :: Willie-wagtail
Willie-wagtail Rhipidura leucophrys
Described by: Latham (1801)
Alternate common name(s): Willie Wagtail, Black-and-white Fantail
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeMoluccas, New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago to Solomon Islands and Australia;
(1) N. Western Australia and n. Northern Territory to c. Queensland.
(2) Western Australia, South Australia, c. Northern Territory, c. Queensland s. in New South Wales and Victoria. Islands in the Bass Strait (King Is. And Flanders Is.). N. Tasmania.
(3) The Lesser Sundas, Moluccas (Seram, Seram Laut, Watubela Is., and Buru Is.), New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago and Solomon Is.
Disperses to n. Tasmania.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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