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Poecilodryas cerviniventris


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Golf Course, Kununurra, Australia, 26 August 2021

Strong buff tinge to the flanks.


Northern Australia (Fitzroy R., Western Australia to northwestern Queensland)


This is a monotypic species.[1]

In the past, it has been considered conspecific with the White-browed Robin. However, they are now considered separate species.


Moist lowland forests and mangrove forests.


It builds a cup shaped nest.




  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2021. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2021. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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