Sepik River, New Guinea.
Hitherto usually treated as conspecific with C. gulielmitertii, C. amabilis and C. melanogenia, but differs from last two in characters given under those species, and from gulielmitertii in its black vs blue forehead to mid-crown and line behind eye (3); larger black mark on cheek in male (1); whitish rear ear-coverts to chin vs orange ear-coverts and blue chin patch adjoining black cheek mark in female (3). Monotypic.
N New Guinea between E Geelvink Bay and Sepik R.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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