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Black-throated Shrikebill
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Male
Information
Common Name Black-faced Shrikebill
Range Fiji and Solomon Islands.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Monarchidae
Genus Clytorhynchus
Species Clytorhynchus nigrogularis
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Black-throated shrikebill or black-faced shrikebill (Clytorhynchus nigrogularis), is a species of shrikebill in the Monarchidae family. The Santa Cruz shrikebill or Nendo shrikebill may be its subspecies or a distinct species.

It is found in Fiji and Solomon Islands. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss. The Santa Cruz shrikebill is little-known, rarely seen, and it was once speculated it might be extinct; it does still exist however.

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