Checklist of Birds of Paradise

 

 

 

Common Name Scientific Name Reproductive Strategy Percent of Fruit in Diet Male/Female Weight in grams Mean Altitude in metres
Crested Bird-of-paradise Cnemophilus macgregorii Court 100 85/81 2000-2400
Loria's Bird-of-paradise Cnemophilus loriae Court 100 100/93 2600-3500
Yellow-breasted Bird-of-paradise Loboparadisea sericea Court 80 64/73 600-2000
Macgregor's Bird-of-paradise Macgregoria pulchra Mono 95 279/206 3200-3500
Paradise-crow Lycocorax pyrrhopterus Mono ? 302/267 0-1600
Glossy-mantled Manucode Manucodia atra Mono 80 238/208 0-1000
Jobi Manucode Manucodia jobiensis Mono ? 228/180 0-600
Crinkle-collared Manucode Manucodia chalybata Mono 80 221/215 600-1500
Curl-crested Manucode Manucodia comrii Mono 85 448/418 0-2000
Trumpet Manucode Manucodia keraudrenii Mono 80 171/151 900-1800
Long-tailed Paradigalla Paradigalla carunculata Court ? ?/170 1400-2100
Short-tailed Paradigalla Paradigalla brevicauda Court 60 173/163 1400-2580
Arfak Astrapia Astrapia nigra ? ? ?/? 1700-2250
Splendid Astrapia Astrapia splendidissima Lek 80 138/125 2100-2700
Ribbon-tailed Astrapia Astrapia mayeri Lek 80 146/132 2000-4000
Stephanie's Astrapia Astrapia stephaniae Lek 80 155/137 1500-2800
Huon Astrapia Astrapia rothschildi Court ? 207/159 1460-3010
Western Parotia Parotia sefilata ? ? 192/172 1100-1900
Lawes's Parotia Parotia lawesii Lek 80 167/144 1200-1900
Wahnes's Parotia Parotia wahnesi ? ? 171/146 1100-1700
Carola's Parotia Parotia carolae Lek ? 205/138 1450-1800
King-of-Saxony Bird-of-paradise Pteridophora alberti Court 80 87/77 1800-2500
Magnificent Bird-of-paradise Cicinnurus magnificus Court 40 194/128 0-700
Paradise Riflebird Ptiloris paradiseus Court ? 141/104 200-800
Victoria's Riflebird Ptiloris victoriae Court 40 105/86 0-1200
Superb Bird-of-paradise Lophorina superba Court 20 87/67 1650-1900
Black Sicklebill Epimachus fastuosus Court 40 277/195 1800-2150
Brown Sicklebill Epimachus meyeri Court 40 234/166 1900-2900
Black-billed Sicklebill Drepanornis albertisi Court 20 112/111 1100-1900
Pale-billed Sicklebill Drepanornis bruijnii Court 60 161/146 0-180
Magnificent Riflebird Cicinnurus magnificus Court 60 97/82 0-1400
Wilson's Bird-of-paradise Cicinnurus respublica Court ? 61/56 300-1200
King Bird-of-paradise Cicinnurus regius Court ? 53/50 0-500
Standardwing Semioptera wallacii Lek ? 163/135 100-1100
Twelve-wired Bird-of-paradise Seleucidis melanoleuca Court 60 193/171 0-180
Lesser Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea minor Lek 60 254/165 0-1550
Greater Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea apoda Lek ? ?/172 0-950
Raggiana Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea raggiana Lek 80 270/173 0-1500
Goldie's Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea decora Lek ? 237/? 300-600
Red Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea rubra Lek ? 201/158 0-600
Emperor Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea guilielmi Lek ? 256/? 450-1500
Blue Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea rudolphi Lek 80 176/153 1400-1800

 


 

 

 

 

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