Blood's bird of paradise
|Blood's bird of paradise|
|Species:||P. raggiana salvadorii
x P. rudolphi margaritae
Blood's bird of paradise, also known as Captain Blood's bird of paradise, is a bird in the family Paradisaeidae that is a hybrid between a raggiana bird of paradise and blue bird of paradise. It is named after Captain N.B. Blood who obtained the specimen through his travels in the East.
- Iredale (1948).
- Frith & Beehler (1998), p.505.
- Frith, Clifford B. & Beehler, Bruce M. (1998). The Birds of Paradise. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-854853-9.
- Iredale, Tom (1948). "A check list of the birds of paradise and bowerbirds". Australian Zoologist. 11: 161–189.
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