Family Monarch-flycatchers (Monarchidae)

Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

Ua Pou Monarch (Pomarea mira)


French: Monarque de Ua Pou German: Ua-Pou-Monarch Spanish: Monarca de Ua Pou

Pomarea mendozae mira

Murphy and Mathews

, 1928,

Ua Pou, Marquesas


Previously considered conspecific with †P. nukuhivae and P. mendozae (see below). Monotypic.


Ua Pou, in Marquesas Is; possibly extinct#R.

Descriptive notes

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Recommended citation

del Hoyo, J. & Collar, N. (2017). Ua Pou Monarch (Pomarea mira). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 25 September 2017).