Honeyeaters (Meliphagidae)

New Caledonian Friarbird (Philemon diemenensis) - HBW 13, p. 683

French: Polochion moine German: Lessonlederkopf Spanish: Filemón de Nueva Caledonia

Taxonomy: Tropidorhynchus diemenensis Lesson, 1831, “La Terre de Diémen”; error = New Caledonia.
Forms a superspecies with P. corniculatus. Monotypic.

Distribution: New Caledonia and Loyalty Is (Lifou and Maré).