Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail (Prioniturus flavicans) - HBW 4, p. 392
French: Palette de Cassin
Spanish: Lorito-momoto Amarillento
Other common names: Yellow-breasted/Red-spotted/Crimson-spotted Racquet-tail
Taxonomy: Prioniturus flavicans Cassin, 1853, Sulawesi.
Probably forms a superspecies with P. luconensis, P. discurus and debatably P. verticalis. Sometimes considered conspecific with P. discurus. Monotypic.
Distribution: N half of Sulawesi and associated islands.
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A female perched in a tree, then turning round and showing its tail before walking away. Locality Dumoga Bone (Bogani Nani Wartabone) National Park, North Sulawesi, Sulawesi (Monotypic species)
Keith Blomerley 15 August 2011 2 years ago 26 sec 3
An adult bird perched in a tree.
Locality North Sulawesi, Sulawesi (Monotypic species)
Rob Hutchinson 1 September 2008 1 year ago 4.2
A poor back view of a bird perched in a tree.
Locality Tapokolitang, Dumoga Bone (Bogani Nani Wartabone) National Park, North Sulawesi, Sulawesi (Monotypic species)
David Beadle 12 October 2011 1 year ago 2.5