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Dusky Gerygone

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Photo by The MagpieRoebuck Bay, Western Australia, September 2010
Photo by The Magpie
Roebuck Bay, Western Australia, September 2010
Gerygone tenebrosa


[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

Australia: occurs only in Western Australia

[edit] Taxonomy

[edit] Subspecies

There are 2 subspecies[1]:

  • G. t. tenebrosa:
  • G. t. christophori:
  • Mangroves of central Western Australia (Shark Bay to De Grey River)

Subspecies whitlocki is generally considered invalid[2].

[edit] Habitat

Mangrove forests.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] References

  1. Clements, JF. 2011. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to August 2011. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at
  2. Avibase
  3. Wikipedia

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