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Rhagologidae - Mottled Berryhunter

Mottled Berryhunter
Mottled Berryhunter Rhagologus leucostigma ©Katerina Tvardikova Website

The Mottled Berryhunter or Mottled Whistler Rhagologus leucostigma is a species of bird whose relationships are unclear but most likely related to the woodswallows, boatbills and butcherbirds. It is monotypic within the genus Rhagologus and family Rhagologidae. It is found in the New Guinea Highlands, where its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

This is a family of just one species:

Mottled Berryhunter Rhagologus leucostigma

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Mottled Berryhunter Rhagologidae

Family Account

It is found in the New Guinea Highlands, where its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

Mottled Berryhunter Rhagologidae

Family Account

The lone member of the Rhagologidae is Mottled Berryhunter, an obscure and unobtrusive passerine of montane forests of New Guinea.