French: Myzomèle à menton blanc German: Louisiadehonigfresser Spanish: Mielero barbiblanco
E. J. O. Hartert, 1898,
Rossel Island, Louisiade Archipelago, New Guinea.
Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution
M. a. pallidior
E. J. O. Hartert, 1898 – Bonvouloir Is (Hastings I, East I), Conflict Group (including Panasesa), Deboyne Is (including Panapompom) and Kimuta I, in W & C Louisiade Archipelago, off SE New Guinea.
M. a. albigula
E. J. O. Hartert, 1898 – Rossel I, in E Louisiade Archipelago.
13–14 cm; male 16·3 g, one female 13 g. Male nominate race is fairly uniform dark brownish-grey above, paler brownish-grey below, with indistinct red wash on... read more
No information; thought to be forest.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Data Deficient. Restricted-range species: present in Louisiade Archipelago EBA. Very poorly known. Apparently not present, or no... read more
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