Frilled Monarch (species: Arses telescopthalmus) in Australian Birds (Gaia Guide)
Arses telescopthalmus
Frilled Monarch

©Marcel Holyoak: Frilled Monarch

©Complicado: Arses telescopthalmus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Monarchidae
Genus Arses
Species Arses telescopthalmus
Status least concern



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • From 14 cm to 17 cm (Length of specimen)


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

It is restricted to rainforest on the New Guinea and nearby smaller islands but there have been sightings at the northern end of Cape York, Queensland, Australia. (Wikipedia)

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