Wattled Ploughbill (Eulacestoma nigropectus) - HBW 12, p. 409
French: Écorceur caronculé
Spanish: Silbador Picoarado
Other common names: Wattled Shrike-tit, Ploughshare Tit
Taxonomy: Eulacestoma nigropectus De Vis, 1894, Mount Maneao, south-east New Guinea.
Affinities uncertain. A recent proposal separates present genus and Falcunculus in a narrow family Falcunculidae. Proposed race clara, from C ranges (Weyland Mts E to Mt Hagen and Kubor Mts), considered inseparable from populations elsewhere. Monotypic.
Distribution: C & E New Guinea from Weyland Mts E to mountains of SE.
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