A Note on the Female Plumage of the Leaden Flycatcher

Attention is drawn to a generally overlooked phase of the female plumage of the Leaden Flycatcher Myiagra rubecula showing distinct white external edging and white tips to tail feathers. The range of the Broad-billed Flycatcher M. ruficollis on the eastern coast of Queensland requires definition. Satin Flycatchers M. cyanoleuca in the Queensland Museum collection are significantly larger than the Leaden Flycatchers, but most recent texts indicate that they are of similar size.

>> Download Abstract | File Size: 146 KB
>> Download Complete PDF | File Size: 1 MB