Beehler et al., 2007,
Bog Camp (2°34.5’ S, 138°34.9’ E), 1650 m, Sarmi district, Papua Province, north-west New Guinea.
Closely related to M. fumigatus#R, but differs in the large pendent wattle on its facial skin (3); red-orange vs orange-yellow colour of bare facial skin and wattle (2); dark grey vs mid-grey throat (2); moreover, the colour of the facial skin and wattle does not flush, unlike in other Melipotes. See also M. gymnops. Monotypic.
Foja Mts, in NW New Guinea.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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