Yellow-bellied flyrobin

Yellow-bellied flyrobin

Yellow-bellied flyrobin

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Cryptomicroeca flaviventris

The yellow-bellied flyrobin (Cryptomicroeca flaviventris ) is a species of passerine bird in the Australasian robin family Petroicidae. It is the only species in the genus Cryptomicroeca. The yellow-bellied flyrobin is endemic to New Caledonia, where it occurs on the island of Grande Terre. It occupies a range of habitats, including dry lowlands, woodland, Pinus and Pandanus forest, and humid forest from sea level up to 1,525 m (5,003 ft).

Appearance

The yellow-bellied robin is a medium-sized Australasian robin, 14–15 cm (5.5–5.9 in) in length and weighing around 12 g (0.42 oz). The plumage is similar to members of the genus Eopsaltria : dark olive-grey back, tail and wings, grey head and chest with a slightly lighter throat, and yellow belly and rump. The legs are grey.

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References

1. Yellow-bellied flyrobin Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow-bellied_flyrobin
2. Yellow-bellied flyrobin on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22704857/118826699

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