New Britain friarbird

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New Britain friarbird
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Meliphagidae
Genus: Philemon
Species:
P. cockerelli
Binomial name
Philemon cockerelli
Sclater, 1877

The New Britain friarbird (Philemon cockerelli) is a species of bird in the family Meliphagidae. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Philemon cockerelli". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.