IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Male unique, all black, glossed blue-purple-green, with axilary spurs, female has white upper breast and axillary spurs. Complex series of immature plumages, with progressively decreasing amount of russet on head and white on underbody.


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Source: Birds of Papua New Guinea

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