White-capped Monarch

The White-capped Monarch is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The White-capped Monarch (Monarcha richardsii) is a species of bird in the Monarchidae family. It is endemic to Solomon Islands. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Monarcha richardsii. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 26 July 2007. Stub icon This Dicruridae-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. More

Female White-capped Monarch, Monarcha richardsii, in hand. This species is endemic to the Solomon Islands. All photographs appear here with permission from Christopher E. Filardi, American Museum of Natural History. Sources Single origin of a pan-Pacific bird group and upstream colonization of Australasia (2005). C Filardi and R Moyle. Nature. (You can request a PDF of the original article from Chris by going to First Paragraph and writing to his email address shown there). More

We hope to see white-capped monarch, Solomon white-eye, yellow-vented myzomela and hopefully the Roviana rail. Other species could include Blyth More

White-capped Monarch, Solomon Islands, Kolumbangara September 2007 © Brian R. Field Photographed on the recent Birdquest Trip. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Monarchidae
Genus : Monarcha
Species : richardsii
Authority : (Ramsay, 1881)