French: Eurylaime de Whitehead German: Schwarzkehl-Breitrachen Spanish: Eurilaimo de Whitehead
#R, Mount Kinabalu, 3000 ft [c. 915 m], Borneo
N & C Borneo, probably along entire spinal range from Mt Kinabalu S at least to Kayan Mentarang and Mt Batu Timbang#R, although absent from several mountain areas.
24–27 cm; male 142–171 g, female 150–163 g. The largest green broadbill, with obvious black markings. Male has vivid green plumage, with forehead tuft... read more
Snoring, grinding or wheezing disyllabic calls characteristic, e.g. “toc-trrrr” with... read more
Montane forest, also forest edge; preference for tall growth, and not found in areas of stunted... read more
Food and feeding
Mostly fruits, some insects. Fruits vary in size from small berries up to drupes larger than plums, and recorded as taking the strong-... read more
Few records; breeding season probably at least Mar–Jun. One nest described, suspended from slender branch c. 15 m above ground,... read more
Normally resident. During severe drought conditions of 1997/98, one bird seen in forest at... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Bornean Mountains EBA. Relatively common in suitable habitat, which remains extensive at its preferred... read more
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