Black-faced Woodswallow (species: Artamus cinereus) in Mungo NP (Gaia Guide)
Artamus cinereus
Black-faced Woodswallow

©Tom Tarrant: Black-faced Woodswallow

©Jerry Oldenettel: Immature Black-faced Woodswallow (Artamus cinereus)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Artamidae
Genus Artamus
Species Artamus cinereus
Status unspecified



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • From 18 cm to 19 cm (Length of specimen)


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution: Black-faced Woodswallow (Artamus cinereus)

Local abundance

  • Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia: The Black-faced Woodswallow has been recorded only once at Lizard Island, on 1 November 1981, by Queensland Department of Resources and Land Management (Atlas of Living Australia, accessed 25 March 2012).

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