Birds-of-paradise (Paradisaeidae)

Paradise Riflebird (Ptiloris paradiseus) - HBW 14, p. 475

French: Paradisier festonné German: Schildparadiesvogel Spanish: Ave-del-paraíso Festoneada

Taxonomy: Ptiloris paradiseus Swainson, 1825, no locality = northern New South Wales, Australia.
Monotypic.

Distribution: E coastal Australia, from SE Queensland (Calliope Range, S of Rockhampton) S on Great Dividing Range, also some lowlands to E, to NE New South Wales (S to just N of Newcastle).