Lesser Bird-of-paradise

Paradisaea minor - Paradisier petit-émeraude

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Paradisaéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Paradisaea

  • Species
    :

    minor

Descriptor

Shaw, 1809

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 32 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 141 à 300 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Lesser Bird-of-paradise (Paradisaea minor) is a species of bird in the Paradisaeidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Paradisaea minor finschi (nc New Guinea)
  • Paradisaea minor minor (w New Guinea and Misool I.. w of New Guinea.)
  • Paradisaea minor jobiensis (Yapen I.. off nw New Guinea.)

Foreign names

  • Paradisier petit-émeraude,
  • Ave-del-paraíso esmeralda chica,
  • Ave-do-paraíso-pequena,
  • Kleiner Paradiesvogel,
  • kis paradicsommadár,
  • Kleine Paradijsvogel,
  • Uccello del paradiso minore,
  • Liten paradisfågel,
  • Brudeparadisfugl,
  • rajka hodvábna,
  • rajka malá,
  • Lille Paradisfugl,
  • prinsessaparatiisilintu,
  • ocell del paradís cuablanc petit,
  • cudowronka mniejsza,
  • Малая райская птица,
  • Cendrawasih kecil,
  • コフウチョウ,
  • 小极乐鸟,
  • 小天堂鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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