Solomons frogmouth

Solomons frogmouth

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Rigidipenna inexpectata

The Solomons frogmouth, also known as the cinnamon frogmouth or Solomon Islands frogmouth, is a bird in the frogmouth family. It was first described in 1901, but not recognized as highly distinct until 2007. It is the only known member of the genus Rigidipenna. It is endemic to the islands of Isabel, Bougainville and Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands.

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References

1. Solomons frogmouth Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solomons_frogmouth
2. Solomons frogmouth on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22734967/95097392
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/606062

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