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Papuan Frogmouth

(Podargus papuensis)
Alternate name(s): "Large Frogmouth", "Plumed Frogmouth*"
Size: 50-60 cm
Weight: 290-570 g; 415 g (male average), 315 g (female average)

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Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Papuan Frogmouth at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

Race "bayleyi"

ADULT

MALE

Frontal view of a male Papuan Frogmouth with its head turned sideways (photo courtesy of M. Mearns)
[Punsand Bay, Cape York Peninsula, QLD, October 2008]

Near-frontal view of a male Papuan Frogmouth with its head turned sideways (photo courtesy of M. Mearns)
[Punsand Bay, Cape York Peninsula, QLD, October 2008]

Lateral view of a male Papuan Frogmouth (photo courtesy of M. Mearns)
[Punsand Bay, Cape York Peninsula, QLD, October 2008]

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