Blue-capped Ifrit (Ifrita kowaldi) - HBW 12, p. 373
French: Ifrita de Kowald
Other common names: Ifrit(a), Blue-wreathed Ifrit, Bluecap, Blue-capped Babbler
Taxonomy: Todopsis kowaldi De Vis, 1890, Owen Stanley Mountains, New Guinea.
True affinities uncertain; possibly belongs in a separate, monotypic family. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- brunnea Rand, 1940 - Weyland Mts and Nassau Range, in WC New Guinea.
- kowaldi (De Vis, 1890) - C & E highlands of New Guinea, including Huon Peninsula.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Locality Tari Gap, Tari Valley, Papua New Guinea (mainland), New Guinea (ssp kowaldi)
Nik Borrow 14 August 2012 1 year ago 3.7
A bird feeding close to the lodge.
Locality Kumul Lodge, Mount Hagen, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea (mainland), New Guinea (ssp I.k.kowaldi)
neil osborne 27 August 2010 49 weeks ago 3.7
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