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Parotia, Bronze
 
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Scientific Name:
Parotia berlepschi
Location(s):
Asia, Global, Indonesia, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea Read more
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IUCN
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is considered to be reasonably common on the southern slopes of the Bismarck mountains (Frith and Beehler 1998). ...
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Wikipedia
The Bronze Parotia (Parotia berlepschi), also known as Berlepsch's Parotia or Berlepsch's Six-wired Bird of Paradise, is a medium-sized black bird of paradise with bronze-tinged upperparts, conspicuous white flank plumes, iridescent coppery-greenish breast plumes, and six flag-tipped head wires. The duller female lacks the head wires, has finely dark-barred whitish underparts, brown upperparts, and rufous wings. The irides of both sexes are whitish. ...
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