IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Bill and face more extensively black than in P. Minor, with conspicuous yellow patches above eyes. Long crest. Males slightly larger, with longer bills, legs and often crest. Non-breeding adults lack crest and yellow at base of fore neck. Immature as non-breading adult, has shorter, smooth bill, and lacks red and yellow patches on head, has black tips on primaries.


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Source: Birds of Papua New Guinea

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