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Photo by tcollins
Darwin, Australia
Gerygone magnirostris



Asia, Australasia
Southeast Asia: Indonesia, Moluccas, Papuan Islands
Australasia: New Guinea, Australia: Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia



  • G. m. conspicillata:
  • G. m. affinis:
  • Northern New Guinea, Karkar, Manam and Yapen islands
  • G. m. mimikae:
  • Southern New Guinea (Onin Peninsula to Port Moresby area)
  • G. m. brunneipectus:
  • Aru Issland (New Guinea); Saibai and Boigu Isslands (Torres Strait)
  • G. m. cobana:
  • G. m. occasa:
  • G. m. proxima:
  • D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago (Fergusson and Goodenough)
  • G. m. onerosa:
  • Misima Island (Louisiade Archipelago)
  • G. m. tagulana :
  • Tagula Island (Louisiade Archipelago)
  • G. m. rosseliana:
  • Rossel Island (Louisiade Archipelago)
  • G. m. magnirostris:
  • Northern Australia (Kimberley to Arnhem Land and Melville Island)
  • G. m. cairnsensis:
  • North-eastern Queensland (islands of south Torres Strait south to about Sarina)
Race affinis
Photo by mehdhalaouate
Taja, Papua, September 2006


Woodlands near water



  1. Clements, JF. 2008. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2008. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
  2. Avibase

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