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Photo by Ken Doy
Mitchell, Queensland, Australia, November 2019
Stomiopera flava

Lichenostomus flavus


18 cm (7 in)

  • Olive-yellow upperparts
  • Lemon-yellow underparts


Northern Queensland, Australia.


Formerly placed in the genus Lichenostomus.


Photo by Chez
Cairns, July 2011

Two subspecies recognized:

  • S. f. flava:
  • S. f. addenda:


Open woodlands and riparian forests, particularly in swampy areas.



The diet includes nectar, fruit and insects.


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2019. The eBird/Clements Checklist of Birds of the World: v2019. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved November 2014)

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