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White-eared Monarch

(Carterornis [Monarcha] leucotis)
Alternate name(s): "White-eared Flycatcher"
Size: 13-14 cm
Description     Classification     Distribution     Sightings     Photos     Breeding     Nest     Eggs     Behaviour     Food     Call/s

Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See White-eared Monarch at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

ADULT

FEMALE

Near-frontal view of a female White-eared Monarch; note the characteristic grey and white facial pattern (photo courtesy of L. Scott)
[Toonumbar State Forest, northern NSW, November 2016]

Near-frontal view of a female White-eared Monarch, now with its head turned the other way (photo courtesy of L. Scott)
[Toonumbar State Forest, northern NSW, November 2016]

IMMATURE/JUVENILE

Near-frontal view of an immature White-eared Monarch high up in the canopy of a tree
[Bunya Mountains NP, QLD, March 2016]

Near-lateral view of an immature White-eared Monarch
[Byfield NP, QLD, July 2009]

Lateral view of an immature White-eared Monarch
[Byfield NP, QLD, July 2009]

Lateral view of an immature White-eared Monarch high up in the canopy of a tree
[Bunya Mountains NP, QLD, March 2016]

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