Chestnut-breasted Whiteface Aphelocephala pectoralis


Bird, J.P., Martin, R., Akçakaya, H.R., Gilroy, J., Burfield, I.J., Garnett, S.G., Symes, A., Taylor, J., ?ekercio?lu, Ç.H. and Butchart, S.H.M. 2020. Generation lengths of the world’s birds and their implications for extinction risk. Conservation Biology 34(5): 1252-1261. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13486.

Bureau of Meteorology. 2020. Weather Station Directory. Melbourne. Government of Australia. Available at: http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/data/stations/.

Evans, J.P., Argueso, D., Olson, R., Di Luca, A. 2017. Bias-corrected regional climate projections of extreme rainfall in south-east Australia. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 130: 1085-1098.

Herold, N., Ekström. M., Kala, J., Goldie, J., Evans, J.P. 2018. Australian climate extremes in the 21st century according to a regional climate model ensemble: Implications for health and agriculture. Weather and Climate Extremes 20: 54-68.

Higgins, P. J.; Peter, J. M. 2002. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds: pardalotes to shrike-thrushes. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

IUCN. 2022. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2022-1. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 21 July 2022).

Pedler, L.; Watson, M.; Langdon, P.; Pedler, R. 2007. Rare bird surveys, Mt Lyndhurst Station March 2007.

Pedler, L.P. 1991. The status and ecology of the Chestnut-breasted Whiteface Aphelocephala pectoralis. Report to the Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service, Canberra.

Pedler, L.P. 1992. Review of the status and distribution of the Chestnut-breasted Whiteface Aphelocephala pectoralis. South Australian Ornithologist 31: 79-93.

Pedler, L.P. 2000. Chestnut-Breasted Whiteface survey, July–August 1999. Report to the Wildlife Advisory Committee, National Parks and Wildlife South Australia, South Australia.

Pedler, L.P., Garnett, S.T. 2021. Chestnut-breasted Whiteface Aphelocephala pectoralis. In: Garnett, S.T., Baker, G.B. (ed.), The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2020, pp. 684-687. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Rashid, M.M., Beecham, S. 2019. Characterization of meteorological droughts across South Australia. Meteorological Applications 26: 556-568.

Further resources

Australian Govt - Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000 - Recovery Outline

Search for photos and videos, and hear sounds of this species from the Macaulay Library

View photos and videos and hear sounds of this species from the Internet Bird Collection

Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Aphelocephala pectoralis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2022.