Butcherbirds (Cracticidae)

Lowland Peltops (Peltops blainvillii) - HBW 14, p. 342

French: Peltopse des plaines German: Waldpeltops Spanish: Peltopo Llanero
Other common names: Clicking Peltops, Lowland Peltops-flycatcher/Shieldbill

Taxonomy: Eurylaimus Blainvillii Lesson and Garnot, 1827, Dorey (= Manokwari), north-west New Guinea.
Forms a superspecies with P. montanus. Monotypic.

Distribution: West Papuan Is (Waigeo, Salawati and Misool) and most of lowland New Guinea (apparently largely absent from Trans-Fly region).

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