Photos of Forest or Land Birds Found in New Guinea


Below are images of birds typically found inland, sometimes near water, but most often in forests and urban areas. Please click on any of the images to go to the respective species page with more information and photos.

Listings and Photos of Other Birds


Spangled Kookaburra (Dacelo tyro)Black-faced WoodswallowRufous-bellied KookaburraAzure KingfisherBlue-winged KookaburraFigbirdComb-crested JacanaChestnut-breasted Munia (Lonchura castaneothorax), also known as the Chestnut-breasted Mannikin or Bully Bird Channel-billed CuckooGlossy Swiftlet (Collocalia esculenta)European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)Crimson FinchCrimson FinchForest Kingfisher (Todiramphus macleayii), also known as the Macleay's or Blue KingfisherDwarf CassowarySacred KingfisherFawn-breasted BowerbirdsGolden MynahHooded PitohuiGrey WagtailsKookaburraMacGregor's BowerbirdsMarbled Frogmouth (Podargus ocellatus)Metallic StarlingMelanesian Megapode or Melanesian Scrubfowl (Megapodius eremita)PitohuisTawny FrogmouthOlive-backed OriolesOrange-footed ScrubfowlYellow-faced MynahPapuan Frogmouth (Podargus papuensis)Papuan Hornbill (Rhyticeros plicatus)Shovel-billed Kookaburra (Clytoceyx rex)Pheasant PigeonNorthern CassowaryRainbow Bee-eaterRed WattlebirdRestless FlycatcherSmokey HoneyeatersSouthern CassowaryUniform Swiftlet (Collocalia vanikorensis)Varied Triller, Lalage leucomelaWillie WagtailZebra DoveYellow-billed Kingfisher (Syma torotoro)White-eared Catbird (Ailuroedus buccoides)Collared Kingfisher (Todiramphus chloris)White-winged Triller (Lalage tricolor)White-rumped Swiftlet (Aerodramus spodiopygia)


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