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Green-backed Gerygone Gerygone chloronotus

Described by: Gould (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Green-backed Flyeater, Gray-headed Gerygone, Grey-headed Gerygone
Old scientific name(s): Gerygone chloronota


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(1) New Guinea.
(2) Western Papuan Is. (Waigeo Is., Salaqati, and Batanta) and Aru Is.
(3) Coastal cn. Australia (ne. Western Australia w. to Derby and n. Northern Territory (Arnhemland) in the Darwin area at East Point Recreational Reserve and at Buffalo Creek) including Melville Is. and Groote Eylandt.
(4) N. Western Australia (Kimberleys, Mitchell Falls).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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