Has been thought to be conspecific with L. forbesi. Race nigerrima sometimes considered a separate species, differing in its all-black crown (3) and (variably) paler orange vs warm brown rump and uppertail-coverts (1); research needed. Pohnpei population said to have been introduced there in 1920s, and validity of race minor questionable; research desirable. Three subspecies currently recognized.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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