Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Drongos :: Spangled Drongo

Spangled Drongo Dicrurus bracteatus

Described by: Gould (1842)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia - 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste  Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia - 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste  Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia - 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste  Atherton Tablelands, Queensland, Australia - Date unknown © Lou Hegedus  Townsville, Queensland, Australia - May, 2003 © Jan Hartog 
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Ec. and s. Philippines;
(1) Semirara, Calamian Is., Cuyo Is., Palawan, Balabac, Cagayan Sula, Tablas, Samar, Leyte and Bohol Is.
(2) Mindanao and Basilan Is. Panaon and the Sulu Archipelago?
(3) Moluccas (Morotai Is.).
(4) Moluccas (Kofiau and Halmahera Is.).
(5) New Guinea, D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago and Louisiade Archipelago.
(6) N. and e. Australia in ne. Western Australia w. to the Kimberleys, n. Northern Territory (Darwin area), n. and e. Queensland (Cape York Peninsula in the Cairns area or in the s. along Duck Creek Road or the road to O'Reilly's in Lamington National Park or Mount Glorious) to ce. New South Wales. Isolated population on the Eyre Peninsula of South Australia.
Winters in s. New Guinea.
(7) Bismarck Archipelago (New Britain and Rooke).
(8) Solomon Is. (Guadalcanal).
(9) Solomon Is. (San Cristobal).
(10) S. Moluccas. Bacan, Ambon, Haruku, Seram, Saparua?
(11) Buru Is.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation


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


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